Hector 'Monrock' Monroy, was born in landa de Matamoros, Queretaro, Mexico. Studied advertising as well as artistic drawing, later broadened he's scope in the audiovisual communications industry also working in graphic design. His inspiration is drawn from rock music and art . He works often pay tribute to the most notable icons of music and film.
He's a painter of original art portraits of Icons, Myths and Legends of Rock Music and Movie Stars of Hollywood, inspired by his idols to capture all the detail and personality of those nostalgic wonderful 50’s, 60’s and 70`s decades like: Marilyn Monroe, The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, The Who, The Doors, James Dean, Elvis Presley, John Wayne, Bettie Page, Madonna, Muhammad Ali, etc. His style is pop art with realistic touch.