He was born in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria in 1967, where he currently lives and works.
Julio Blancas is a superb draftsman and sculptor whose works focus on the reflection on certain fragments of nature, which he is fueled by to make up huge landscapes. He works with memory arguments, by simulataing nature places, which he turns into oneiric landscapes.
His works has been exhibited in the most important art centers and museums of Canary Islands such as The TEA, The CAAM, The Regenta, The Círculo de Bellas Artes of Tenerife, among others. He has also exhibited in Madrid, Italy, Holland, Morocco and Chile. Furthermore, he has participated in international art fairs such as Pulse Miami, USA; Zona Maco, Mexico; Art Madrid, Drawing Room and Art Marbella in Spain.
Julio Blancas’ works are also part of many private colections and some public ones such as those of Tenerife Espacio de las Artes (TEA), Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno (CAAM), Sabadell Bank Foundation or Canary Islands Government