Leo Lopez is a Colombian from Bogota. He was born in 1962, and has lived in Colombia for most of his life. He received a Master in Fine Arts from the National University of Bogota in 1990. He also taught for four years in Colombo Florida Bilingual School, and has worked as a designer in various advertising agencies. Since 1988, he has exhibited in his home town of Bogota, as well as in Brazil and Costa Rica.