Javier Blanco was born in 1986 in Medellin, Colombia, where he spent the first part of his childhood. At the age of 7 he moved with his parents to Madrid. After completing his high school studies, he settled in Barcelona as a guest in the studio of the Colombian artist Marlo Montoya. In 2015 he moved temporarily to Turin, in Italy, to devote himself to the realization of new projects related to the B-house Art Company, which is based in Milan. From the end of 2016 he decided to settle in his hometown, Medellin, where he still resides. Here he focuses on his own social research and on the investigation of the current situation in Colombia.