Daniel Gomez, Bogota Member Since January 2014 Artist Statement About Daniel GomezI was born in Medellin , Colombia My family moved back to Bogotá, Colombia when I was 6 months old. I went to elementary school in Bogota, .were I finished Hight School. When i was 20 years old I moved to the USA. Took flying lessons in Atmitiville, New York and Benton Harbor , Michigan. I moved to california, Costa Mesa, were I sudied Business Administrationin the Orange Coast College. I did not finish BA in California. Since I was a little boy I was incline to painting and draw. My mother and my school teachers discovered my talent in the art of painting. I took a course of photography in Bogota, Colombia. I was a profesional photograper for about 16 years. I Moved to Paris, France were I began painting on my own. I was inspired and supported by my french friend and painter Jack Ilh. I married Robyn Windshuttle, an Australian woman. We have a wonderful son, ...Daniel Gomez Windshuttle- I moved to Australia, were I studied arts for one year. After this I studied painting on my own, and I am still studing and always will. I live and work in Colombia. I paint ' everyday '