Manolo, 48, was born in Madrid and started his painting career when he was 13 and took part in numerous art exhibitions from his 15th birthday.
To earn a living, he worked as a freelance photographer for various agencies and his interests started to develop into digital imagery and drawings. Being one of the first artists to use touch up programs and image composing programs in the late 80s. He evetntually fell in love with Photoshop.
In 1992 he moved to the U.S.A. attending various exhibitions in Miami, Los Angeles and New York and three years later he moved to Malaga specializing in Photoshop, Freehand and Painter, working as an Art Director for a large company.
After work, he progressed in his own studio with oil paintings, creating different canvas themes: Hyperrealism, surrealism, portraits and his favourite, fantasy paintings.
He is currently preparing for a fantasy art exhibition based on a tale he wrote years ago about another world, Arcadia, populated by different races.
For further information, you can visit Manolo Diazs web site at www.artegmt.com or send him an e-mail to his address: firstname.lastname@example.org