Arturo Montoto (1953) - painter, Cuban photographer, was born in Pinar del Río. He is a member of the Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC). In 1984, he graduated close the Academy Surikov Moscow, where he obtained the degree of "Master of Fine Arts" in mural art.
With smart and provocative proposals, although he has successfully cultivated various genres, in the case of painting simply looking for ways to encourage the viewer to numerous reflections on life and art. Montoto taught at his studio and in institutes, academies and universities in Cuba and abroad. Made sculptures and installations and was jury in Cuban contemporary art contests.
Faultless, his works have been referenced in several books and magazines in several countries.