Born in Ancash, Peru, in 1963, Gerald comes from a family of artists. His father was a painter while his mother is a renowned ceramist. He studied in the Escuela Nacional de Bellas Artes de Lima, under the direction of such well known masters as Milner Cajahuaringa and Miguel Angel Cuadros. He graduated from art school in 1988, awarded the second place prize in the school.
Gerald's paintings are super-realistic. His florals, especially, are stunning and expressive, painted with exquisite technique and clarity.
Gerald has held several exhibitions including two one-man shows.
Galeria 2VS 1994, 1989.
Galeria Alianza Francesa 1993, 1992
Museo Pedro de Osma 1992
Galeria Formas 1993
Municipalidad de Miraflores 1990
1st Prize: "Arte Joven" by Galeria 2VS 1989
3rd Prize National Contest organized by Hotal Crillon 1989