(b. 1982) Francisco was born in San Cristobal Dominican Republic. At an early age, he knew he wanted to be an artist. When he was sixteen his passion for art led him to move to a Military Base in the province of Bani in the Dominican Republic. The Base provided various educational programs, including an art program. After he completed his education at the Base, he went on to study at Escuela Nacional de Artes Visuales (National School of Visual Art) where he participated in various national and international exhibitions. Francisco is currently studying at ÁNI Art Academies Waichulis.