Without ever making an attempt to paint until 2012, after the death of artist LeRoy Neiman. He was inspired to pick up a paintbrush and combine his two passions of Boxing and Art.
Antonio is a Las Vegas resident primarily raised in the Las Vegas valley. Born in the Republic of El Salvador Central America. At the age of 3, his father moved his family to the east side of Las Vegas where as a young boy he showed artistic ability beyond his years.