Born in Santa Caratina, a suburb of Monterrey, Mexico. He studied Architecture at the Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon. Perhaps most known for his watercolors this recognized artist from Monterrey has strived to capture the moments and life in Mexico. He has exhibited numerously in Mexico as well as Australia, Colombia, Korea, Spain, Guatemala, Indonesia, Japan, Singapore and the US. Cantu Ojeda's paintings are part of distinguished collections such as that of Laura and George W. Bush.