Gerald was part of issue 13 our Latin American artist issue.

Gerald Mendez is a Mexican artist with over 25 years of experience who creates artwork related to Fantasy Art and the Beauty of the Universe. After his Graphic Design education in Mexico City, Mexico, Gerald Mendez move to Southern California, where he undertook the challenge to master as many art techniques as possible. The goal was to improved the quality of his work, including professional Airbrushing and Digital Illustration.

Now Gerald operates his art studio called “Gerald Mendez Art Studio” in Chino, California. From there, he teaches professional airbrush classes and workshops from beginners to professional artists.

He is also working as a freelance artist and Illustrator for companies like Walt Disney Co., Dream Works, Wacom Technology, Anest Iwata, and Artool, to mention a few. He also keeps busy as a digital and airbrush illustrator instructor, presenting demos, webinars, teaching classes, and conferences in art shows and universities in different countries worldwide.  In addition, he is a creative professional airbrush artist specializing in custom paint.

Gerald has developed his style, e.g., the combination of the human form, beautiful woman faces, and fantasy landscapes, what he calls “Surreal Art.”

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Some artwork by Gerald below.