Álvaro Herranz's Profile
My name is Álvaro. I'm a creature & fantasy artist living in Spain. I started crating ooak fantasy sculptures under the name of Fuego Fatuo in late 2009. Since I was a child I've loved everything related with fantasy, magic and weird creatures. I used to draw until I discovered sculpture as a tool to bring my characters to a more realistic dimension.
My work is mainly inspired by folklore, legends, fantasy, nature and the influence of the work of talented artists such as Brian & Wendy Froud, Alan Lee, Tony DiTerlizzy or Jean-Baptiste Monge among many others. When I create, I try to give a naturalistic view of the supernatural beings I make, to make real the unreal.
At this moment I'm finishing my Art studies at Barcelona's University (UB) while working in my first book, titled "El Cuaderno Crepuscular" (The…
- Born on May 26
- Joined February 28, 2011