Julio César Gómez Guerrero is a Peruvian artist who lives and works in Lima Peru. From artisan parents, his childhood and adolescence were linked to the chores of the home workshop and popular art fairs. He studied drawing and painting at the School of Fine Arts in Lima graduating with honors in 1998, since then he has participated in exhibitions in Peru and abroad, achieving awards and recognition. His layered and sgraffito painting has been evolving from a costumbrista naif to an expanded painting. Gómez explores the Andean - Pacific coastal landscape with brushes and finds "treasures" such as myths, childhood memories, literature, comics, etc. with which he connects ends for a singular work.
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