PIPE Yanguas – The PHOTObiographer
Seeing life as a canvas and every moment as an impeccable paintbrush, PIPE Yanguas freezes memorable moments with his camera to never vanish from life. His photography is not ready-made art, it is the most vivid of all arts’ variations and creations. His photography is not resemblance of anything, he captures the pure essence of time. PIPE Yanguas delivers a fresh, natural and organic approach that channels the soul of any single moment. His gift, is the ability to unveil the art of the most simple common gesture.
After a brush with the corporate world soon after graduating from the Business School at the University of Miami, PIPE decides to follow his lifetime passion to the mecca of art itself, Italy. He studies photography at the Istituto Europeo di Design in Milan, even though the subject has already been his way of expression and means of recognition for years.
PIPE Yanguas is an artist whose legacy to photography has become notable through his numerous and diverse international experiences. He was born in Cali, Colombia in 1982 and lived there until his teenage years. After living a period in Dresden, Germany while still going to high school, he moved to Miami to attend the university. During his years in Miami, Pipe got in touch with the world of architecture and interior design by working with his mother, a well-known architect. He also took an interior design course at the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, expanding his detailoriented attention to the color and light.
Currently he lives in Miami, but loves to travel around the world looking for new emotions to immortalize with his camera as he has already done in cities such as New York, Los Angeles, Miami, Milan, Rome, Geneva, Paris, London, Madrid, Athens, Beirut, Dubai, Buenos Aires, Mexico City, and many more. PIPE Yanguas is not just another photographer, he goes beyond professionalism and technique, giving a unique experience in terms of light and artistic composition.