Rainy Silvestre-Pérez (known also as Rainy Silvestre) was born in Matanzas, Cuba in 1975. He moved to Miami, FL in 1998. Silvestre-Pérez began his photographic journey as a self taught photographer, but has since graduated from New York Institute of Photography as a professional photographer. Silvestre-Pérez is currently enrolled in the Photojournalism program at the same institution.His photography is a compendium of life and a direct relationship to his environment. Ranging from social issues, faith, environmental concerns, family life and other subjects.He is part of the permanent collection of the Cuban American Phototheque Foundation (CAPF) and participated in the Acquiró 2 exhibition. Silvestre-Pérez has been published by BEX Magazine (Argentina), Full Frame (Cuba), Revista El Estornudo (Cuba-Spain) and was featured by the site ARTISTNATOR . Most recently he has been part of two group exhibitions at the Darkroom Gallery in Vermont, US. In addition, his work has been donated for the Winter Party Festival of the LGTBQ task force.