"Part of a series of illustrations about Colombia and its 200 years of independence. This one is about La Madremonte (the forest mother)." Carolina El Tesoro, client.
"I was invited to illustrate the cover of an academic magazine, so I basically had creative freedom." Ikala magazine, client.
"Part of a series of illustrations about 200 years of Colombian independence. This one is about literature." Carolina El Tesoro, client.
"A personal illustration about leaves and life."
"Illustration for a magazine about culture, literature, writers, etc." El Malpensante, client.
"Sudaca is a derogatory term used in some countries to refer to Latin American people, like me." Personal work.
Illustrated book. Academic project.
Duration: I've been drawing and cutting papers all my life, but I've been working for three years now.
Staff: Just me.
Education: Graphic Design and UPB in Medellin, Colombia.
Cultural Influences: Recycling, Latin America, mixtures, cultural hybridization, movies, politics, art, riding my bicycle, the street, found things, leaves, an accumulation of useless things, DIY and secondhand.
Environment: I'm 22 and I live with my parents. They are great and I receive a lot of support from them. My city is a small but complex place. I have a messy work space.
Philosophy: You reap what you sow. Dedication and honest work.