Elio Diaz “ELITO “ is a Miami based artist who recycles and repurposes to create light sculptures in the form of lamps and furniture. Starting a Young age, he was inspired by his mother who would design and sew clothes for him and his sister.
Elito mastered his welding and structure building skills alongside his father at their repair shop where he worked for about 20 years. It was on 2017 where he got the opportunity to exhibit his artwork in ArtHood56 Gallery during Art Basel where all his pieces were sold on opening day. Since then, he has exhibited his work at Yo Amo 305 Galley, Accedentes Sublimes Galleria and many more.
He has currently been working steady as an Art director / Prop master for music videos, promos, documentaries, and tv shows, creating sets with artists and clients such as Marc Anthony, Prince Roice, Natty Natasha, Nickelodeon, Spotify, among others.