Andres Waissman (b.1955) is an Argentinian contemporary artist known for his paintings series Multitudes and Viruta. Born in Buenos Aires, he studied art there with Osvaldo Romberg from 1969 to 1982. He later worked with Augusto Torres in Barcelona and then with Antonio Seguí in Paris. In 1984 he settled in San Francisco, where his career ascended to an international level. He later returned to Buenos Aires in 1992 and reopened his art studio, where he works and teaches. The artist has had numerous solo shows and more than seventy group shows in Argentina, Latin America, Europe, and the United States.