Manuel Alvarez Diestro (b. 1972) is a visual artist from Spain, currently living in London. For the past two decades he’s lived in Algiers, Beirut, Casablanca, New York, Paris, Los Angeles, Madrid and most recently in Cairo. He explores city landscapes around the world with the objective of revitalizing through film, photography and writing our visual appreciation of the contemporary city. As a photographer his work has been published in numerous Architecture Magazines and exhibited in different international art venues. As a film director he has screened his works in various international film festivals.