Lopez, born in Las Tunas, Cuba began his art education at the age of 12. He didn’t stop with his formal education until graduating from the Instituto Superior de Artes in Havana. His work has been exhibited in 85 solo and group shows all around the world.
He has also conducted lectures at numerous museums and universities around the world and been a juror for national art contests in his native Cuba. His work is in a large number of museums and private collections around the world.