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educator , painter

Tony Diestro Pajaro, Spanish painter, educator. Recipient Diploma of Honorary in Painting United Nations Educational, 1975; exhibition travel grantee Regional Council Guipuzcoa-United Nations, 1991; painting grantee Mandaluyong City Government, 1996. Volunteer art teacher University of The Philippines Artists, 1971-1972. Member Montessori Arte Taldea (president 1990-1996), Real Sociedad de San Sebastian.

Background

Pajaro, Tony Diestro was born on December 6, 1948 in Manila, The Philippines. Arrived in Spain, 1976. Son of Victor and Claudia (Diestro) Pajaro.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Philippines, Manila, 1970. Certified, University Bilboa, Spain, 1981. Certified, University del Pais Vasco, 1983.

Career

Art teacher P. Guevara and Maria Montesorri Elementary Schools, Manila, 1970-1975, English School San Sebastian, Spain, 1976-1981, Maria Reina School, San Sebastian, 1981-1986, Catalina de Erauso Art Club, San Sebastian, 1986-1989. Art professor Regional Council Guipuzcoa, 1984-1994, Larrotxene Cultural Center, San Sebastian, 1988-1996. Art teacher St. Patrick's English School, since 1991.

Acting director Irura Cultural Center, Guipuzcoa, 1989. Coordinator children's art S.O.S. Balkanes, San Sebastian Split and Mostar, 1993-1994. Costume and design artist Youth Dance Festival, Principal Theatre, San Sebastian, 1978.

Researcher on four Philippine tribal groups, 1988.

Membership

Volunteer art teacher University of The Philippines Artists, 1971-1972. Member Montessori Arte Taldea (president 1990-1996), Real Sociedad de San Sebastian.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Movies, jogging, reading, watching television, fishing.

Connections

Married Milette Luarca, September 8, 1976.

father:
Victor Pajaro

mother:
Claudia (Diestro) Pajaro

spouse:
Milette Luarca