Angelo Franco was born in Ecuador, South America, and arrived in the United States when he was 19 years old.
He has been painting for more than thirty years. He studied at the Art Students League (ASL) in New York from 1976 to 1980, and his work was included the ASL Permanent Collection.
“Each new work is a serious search for the essence of a subject in nature. I try to convey the feeling and mood with shapes and bold, contrasting colors, whether the subject is still life, landscape, or figurative.