Miguel Escobar is a Colombian artist who was born in 1990. He studied Graphical Design in Buenos Aires, but dedicated most of his time to painting. After four years in Buenos Aires, he moved to Florence Italy, studying at Angel Academy of Arts. While in Florence, he managed to get in contact with Odd Nerdrum. Nerdrum liked his works, and accepted Escobar to live in Norway with Nerdrum and his family. Escobar has also been a apprentice to David Manzur in Colombia, which inspired him to mix between past and present. He has also attended private workshops with Vincent Desiderio and Steve Assael.