Afro Latino Artist Zachary Diaz making ways in SC
With Cuban background, Zachary Diaz, is an international Fine Artist and Graphics Designer for the University of South Carolina, who recently joined Mota Crosslinking Business Academy (MCBA) responsible for marketing and branding.
At MCBA’s 2nd South Carolina Latino Business Day Celebration, Zachary received the spotlight for Art in Business.
Receiving his BFA in Studio Arts at the University of South Carolina in 2018, Diaz was recently commissioned by USC as a mural artist for their Columbia campus.
In 2018, he attended the Undergraduate Residency Program at the New York Academy of Art in New York City. Diaz has exhibited his work in the United State and Europe in numerous group and solo exhibitions such as “Like Pages in My Diary” at Stormwater Studios in Columbia, SC, the Summer Residency Showcase at the New York Academy of Art, the International Centre for the Arts’ Summer Show in Umbria, Italy, and more. Diaz’s work now sits in several permanent and private collections in the United States and Italy.