Hi, mi name is
Álvaro Ortiz (Artiz)
Álvaro Ortiz (1962), who signs as “Artiz”, is a Colombian artist residing in Canada. He studied art at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia, and at the same time he attended to workshops about drawing, composition, shadows, and light contrasts at the Taller de Arte La Buhardilla, in Bogotá. From that academic experience he began to make his first series of paintings and drawings that include nudes, birds of prey and still lifes.