He was born on March 18, 1927 in Lima, Peru. At the age of six years he went to the Department of Lembeek, where he was shocked to see that women are very thick Constitution in their ethnic clothes.
He began with folk stories, later developing into neo-figurativism inspired by pre-Columbian litik.
Since 1980 his works are in important collections. His paintings have received numerous awards all over the world.