Manuel Jiménez Sánchez has a degree in fine arts from the Faculty of San Carlos of Valencia (Licenciado en Bellas Artes por la Facultad de San Carlos de Valencia) obtained in 1986.
For a time, he taught in preparation for admission to the Faculty of Fine Arts of Granada (Facultad de Bellas Artes de Granada), Spain.
He has performed solo and group exhibitions in Spain and Italy.
Manuel Jiménez obtained more than 70 awards in competitions of painting in Spain and that is just a sign of his wonderful work in watercolor.
He is a Member of the Association of Watercolorists of Andalusia (Asociación de Acuarelistas de Andalucía).
We can find a personal and spectacular composition in his watercolors. There is also an article on composition in his website. Manuel Jiménez shows us his knowledge and tips in an open way, so it is strongly suggested to visit his website.
There you will find some great demonstrations in video, and also a video showing how to handle and prepare paper when you paint in really big size.
In addition articles about how to control water, kind of papers, composition and his thoughts related to landscape painting and watercolor painting in general can be found going to his WEBSITE
All and each one of his watercolors deserve a study, his way of simplification is amazing, so enjoy the journey.