Pedro Avila Gendis (b. Camaguey, Cuba). He graduated in Fine Arts at Ignacio Agramonte Cultural Center (Camaguey, 1975). He has exhibited his work in Miami, Los Angeles, Wien, Havana, Lisbon, Madrid, San Salvador, and Buenos Aires, among other cities. His work is part of several public art projects located at the University of Havana, Faro City (Portugal), Marina Hemingway (Havana), and the hotels Oasis, Turquesa and Villa Cuba, in Varadero, Matanzas. His work is part of several private collections in the U.S., Cuba, Spain, Portugal, and Austria, among other countries. He received the award “Targa d’Oro Citta di Gubbio 2010.” 5th Ressegna Internazionale di Arte Pittorica, Gubbio, Italy.