Leonardo Montoya

We kick-off our Artist in Residence program at BaCA with internationally recognized painter Leonardo Montoya. Explore his studio, watch him create live, and shop his retail store, which will feature affordable prints and accessories showcasing his stunning artwork including the ultra-fab Diva Collection.

Leonardo Montoya—October Artist of the Month

Leonardo Montoya is an internationally recognized artist known for portraying the uniqueness of people so viewers can relate, accept, and embrace diversity. Empowering the characters he paints, he highlights each person’s beauty and singularity, giving a voice to those daily life warriors that are often overlooked. Born in Colombia, Montoya recently returned from the UAE where he enjoyed a residency in RAK, Emirates with the Al Qasimi Foundation. For his BaCA residency he looks to expand the size of his artworks and propel his career to a new level.

Contact Info

Website: leonardomontoyaart.com

Instagram: @orlemoon

Facebook: LeonardoMontoya

Past Events/Appearances:

  • Oct.7th | 6:00-10:00 PM – AiR Artist of the Month Exhibit during Old Town Untapped
  • Oct. 13th | 7:00- 9:00 PM - A Taste of Jazz @ BaCa
  • Oct. 19th | 6:00- 9:00 PM - Meet Leo @ BaCA
  • Oct. 22nd | 3:00- 6:00 PM - Meet Leo @ BaCA
  • Oct 26th | 12:15 - 1:15 PM - Lunch w/an Artist
  • Oct. 30th | 4:30- 7:00 PM - Meet Leo @ Fifth Sundays
  • Dec. 3rd | 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM - The Art of Superheroes w/ Leo at Pompano Beach Library

Leonardo Montoya