Juan del Pozo, was born in Spain in 1969. He is the son and apprentice of José Rodríguez, a Spanish painter inspired by the Spanish landscapes. Juan showed his artistic talent from a very early age, raised by his father before moving to Madrid to study, he continues his family tradition as an artist.
He wasn’t happy with just using oils for his paintings, so he decided to explore other techniques like: Engraving, Gouache and Watercolour. He exhibits his work in the media and has accepted commissions to paint murals in different locations throughout Spain. Also, he was the Art Director of “Idealiza” a company specialized in Architecture.
Juan del Pozo has worked as a professional painter since 1989 and has exhibited widely throughout Spain and Portugal. His work has also won prestigious awards in various categories.
Juan is a versatile artist, he has a passion for most themes but concentrates on cityscapes, portraits and still life. Nowadays, his fondness is Madrid’s and Istanbul’s Architecture.
Juan del Pozo´s work can be found in private collections in Spain, France, Portugal, Italy, Sweden, USA, Turkey, Great Britain and Brazil.
From above, the crowded Portobello market is like a river of colours with people moving in the streets. I like painting the lights over the tents and the white & pastel buildings from the rooftop.