Edel Rodriguez Molano ( MOLA ) was born on June 21, 1982 , Havana, Cuba. He graduated in 2006 as Designer of Visual Communication at the Instituto Superior de Desiño (ISDI).
Since then he has worked as a Graphic Designer, Illustrator and as an Audiovisual Producer . In his professional career he has created designs, posters, videos and illustrations for institutions such as Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC), Cuban Institute of Art and Cinematographic Industry (ICAIC) Editorial New People, International School of Film and Television (EICTV), Havana Club and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), among others. He was a professor at ISDI from 2007-2011, teaching courses in illustration for 3rd year graphic design majors. Currently he is an independent designer.
His posters have been exhibited in Cuba, France, Germany, Chile, Argentina, Spain, Finland, United States, Switzerland, and others. His work has been referenced in publications such as magazine Cuban Art (Cuba) , Étapes magazine (France), SLANTED Magazine # 21 , Cuba: The New Generation (Germany ) and the book Cuba chart. Histoire de l’ affiche cubaine (France ) .