Leonardo Nierman is a leader in the creation of vibrant modern Mexican
art. Born in 1932 in Mexico City, Mexico, he earned a degree in physics and
mathematics from the National University of Mexico.
He undertook studies of the psychology of color and harmony, and
incorporated it into his Abstract Expressionism artworks. His first
commission was a huge mural at the Natio0nal University of Mexico. Music is
also one of the great inspirations for Leonardo Nierman's work. Formerly a
lead violinist for the Mexico Symphony Orchestra, Leonardo Nierman regards
music as the highest form of art.