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 forty-five 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.