Born in Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic in October 1985, Augusto Fanjul studied visual arts at the National School of Fine Arts in the Dominican Republic (2006-2010). Graphic design at the Universidad Autonoma de Santo Domingo (UASD), and Fine Arts at Altos de Chavon, School of Design (2012-2014). His work has been shown in many places in the United States, such as the Queens Museum of Art, and the Dominican Republic. ENAV Awarded him the first prize sculpture, painting and the second prize for academic excellence on 2007. He also was selected and awarded by the Qatar Embassy in the Dominican Republic to be part of a yearly art catalog on 2010. Augusto Currently lives and works in New York and is currently doing a painting master degree at the New York Academy of Art in Painting.