Cali, Colombia (1986)

Armando got his bachelor in Industrial Design in his native Cali, before moving to London to pursue a MA at Camberwell College of Arts (UAL) and subsequently perfecting his traditional technique skills at the Barcelona Academy of Art during 3 years at the XIX Century Programme.

Parallel to his practice, Armando has worked extensively as an art director for the music, film and fashion industries for over 15 years.

He currently lives and works in Barcelona, whilst continuing to explore opportunities around the globe.



BA Industrial Design
Universidad ICESI (Colombia)

MA Illustration
University of the Arts London (UK)

Classical Drawing & Painting
XIX Century Programme
Barcelona Academy of Art (Spain)

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