Studied Applied Arts at Centro Nacional de Artes, CENAR and the University Dr. José Matías Delgado in El Salvador, 1984-1995; Graphic Arts at the Chicago Cultural Center, USA 1997 and the School of Visual Arts, La Esmeralda, México, 2000.
He has won the first place in the Art Biennial Paiz of El Salvador 2007, an Honorable Mention in the competition of Contemporary Art in Palma de Mallorca, Spain 2004, the first prize in the Contemporary Art Biennial of Central America, 1998, amongst others.
He has made more than 30 solo exhibitions and has participated in over 100 collective shows like the II photography Biennial in Lima, Perú 2012; the Venice Biennial, Italy 2011; Pontevedra Biennial in Galicia, Spain 2010; The X Havana Biennial, Cuba 2009; The Latin American video projects "Visionaries" at The Itaú Cultural Sao Paulo, Brazil and The Museum of Contemporary Art Reina Sofia, Madrid, 2009; Valencia-São Paulo Biennial, Spain 2008, amongst others.
In the last ten years he has combined his artistic work with those of curator and cultural management, coordinating projects like The National Drawing show and Photography Festival ESFOTO in his country.
He lives and work in San Salvador, El Salvador.