CV

b, 1991 Bogotá, Colombia

Lives and works in Miami, Florida

I am currently living and working in Miami, FL. I have a dual degree in Painting + Art History (BFA) and Graphic Design (BA) from Florida International University. I have exhibited in various locations, such as The Frost Art Museum at FIU, Bakehouse Art Complex, and The Little Haiti Cultural Center. In 2016, I had my first solo show "Carlos Spartacus: Earthbound Musings" at Miami Beach Urban Studios. I currently work as a graphic designer for the Dean's Office of CARTA at FIU.

Education / Development

2017 Bachelor of Arts (Major in Graphic Design), Florida International University

2017 The One Club - Creative Bootcamp

2015  Bachelor of Fine Arts (Major in Painting, Minor in Art History), Florida International University

Internships

  • Graphic Designer. Dean's office at FIU College of Communication, Architecture, + The Arts (August 2016 - Present)
  • Art Director. Palate Magazine (December 2016 - April 2017)

Solo Shows

2016

  • Carlos Spartacus: Earthbound Musings. Miami Beach Urban Studios (MBUS), Miami Beach, FL

Selected Exhibitions

2017

  • Gonzalo Nunez and Carlos Spartacus - Lexicons and Signifiers. Miami Beach Urban Studios (MBUS), Miami Beach, FL
  • Design Is Change. Miami Beach Urban Studios (MBUS), Miami Beach, FL
  • Miami River Art Expo. Scottish Rite Temple, Miami, FL

2016

  • Deck the Halls Social Hall Exhibit 2016, Concrete Beach Brewery, Wynwood, FL
  • Colombia Art Boulevard. Colombia Trade Show 2016 (guest artist by invitation). Miami, FL

2015

  • Passages. Miami Beach Urban Studios (MBUS), Miami, FL
  • Embodied Awareness. Frost Art Museum at Florida International University, Miami, FL
  • Local Artist Series VI Exhibition: In This Moment. Little Haiti Cultural Center, Miami, FL 
  • Just For The Moment. Bakehouse Art Complex (BAC), Miami, FL 
  • Architecture In Resonance with the Cosmos - Oculi Sound Chamber. Miami Beach Urban Studios (MBUS), Miami, FL
  • Artbeat Miami. Little Haiti Cultural Center, Miami, FL

2014

  • Lucidly Undone, Vinos, Miami, FL
  • Martin Luther King at the Frost. Frost Art Museum (by invitation) at Florida International University, Miami, FL

2013

  • The Time Is Always Right. Frost Art Museum (by invitation) at Florida International University, Miami, FL
  • Things That Cannot Be Seen Any Other Way - Water Procession, performer for the Manuel Mendive exhibition at the Frost Art Museum at Florida International University, Miami, FL

Permanent Collections

The Frost Art Museum - Florida International University

Awards

Award of Excellence. Creative Bootcamp 2017. The One Club 

1st Place. Deck The Halls 2016 (Live Painting Competition), Concrete Beach Brewery, Wynwood, FL

Live Painting Performance

  • Deck The Halls 2016, Concrete Beach Brewery, Wynwood, FL
  • Fashion Squad Market. 2015, Shots Miami, Wynwood, FL
  • Blend The Femme. 2015, The Social Lubricant, Wynwood, FL
  • Blend The Femme. 2014, Blackbird Ordinary, Brickell, FL