J Alfonso Colocho
J. Alfonso Colocho is active/lives in California / Spain. J Colocho is known for easel and mural painting, seascape and genre.
Biography J. Alfonso Colocho
J. Alfonso Colocho was born in 1953 in Delgado Village, San Salvador. At the age of sixteen, he entered the San Salvador School of Fine Arts where he studied for three years under the instruction of Spanish artist, Valero Lecha.
He came to California in 1977 and started commissioned mural work for area hospitals. He furthered his artistic education by attending the Otis Art Institute, as well as Los Angeles Trade Technical College where he studied under Mario Rueda for five years.
For twelve years he has worked as a pictorial artist for Gannett Outdoor where they helped him become a famous tall wall artist. He then created his own mural business called Arteck.
Pasadena Museum of
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