Andy’s diverse interests are balanced through his continued passion for the arts. As an active contemporary artist, he utilizes his sincere exploration of his mediums with experiential concern. His current focus is engaging students to help discover their creative outlets. He and his wife Yvette achieve this through diverse arts programing at S.M.A.R.T. , their 501C-3. Visit smartsa.org for more information.
Benavides has four dogs, 2 fish, and one cat. His inspiration comes from his wife Yvette and son Agusto. He makes San Antonio his permanent home.