Jaime Gili, was born in Caracas, Venezuela to Catalan parents in 1972. He studied in Caracas and Barcelona before studying for an MA in painting at the Royal College of Art in London. He continues in a tradition of Latin American abstract painting which is often kinetic or optical in nature. He is best known for his large abstract murals. In 2009 he completed the world's largest public art project 260,000 square along the tops and sides of 16 large oil tanks in Maine, USA. He has been included in many international exhibitions and his work is held by many public collections including the Saatchi Gallery.