Alvaro Castagnet is one of the world’s most highly respected watercolor artists.
He was born in Montevideo, Uruguay. At a very young age he initiated studies in art at the National School of Arts. He moved to Australia, living there for 20 years, where his watercolor technique reached the highest levels.
Alvaro has been recognized with top honors in major art competitions around the world, including three awards and medals from the coveted American Watercolor Society (AWS) of which he is a signature member.
His works grace the walls of many private and corporate collectors worldwide.
Alvaro is the author of “Painting with Passion - Beyond Technique” and is the subject of numerous articles in magazines around the world. He has designed his own line of watercolor brushes and has released a series of DVDs.
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