Mahana was born in Santiago de Chile in 1977, he is a Chilean painter who in 20 years of experience has carried out more than 67 exhibitions in Chile and around the world. He is one of the youngest Chilean artists to have had a solo show at the National Museum of Fine Arts in Chile (34 years old). Famous for his paintings of nightscapes, cities, roads, the culture of the Palestinian diaspora, and broken vases, he is one of the Chilean representatives of the Latin American visionary art stream. His work is part of national and international art collections. He is also a composer and music producer and has developed projects for film and television. He also has six studio albums and international tours with the Diaspora Trío.