Christian Curiel's paintings, drawings and sculptures have been exhibited in various solo and group exhibitions in galleries and museums in the United States and abroad. Some exhibitions include: Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain in Paris, France, The Bass Museum of Art in Miami Beach, Florida, The American Society, El Museo Del Barrio and Lehmann Maupin gallery in New York City.
His collected works belong to several private, public and corporate collections, namely the Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain in Paris, France, The Dean Valentine collection in Los Angeles, California. The Hort Family, Janna bullock and Jean-Pierre Lehmann collections in New York and Europe among others. In addition his works have been part of the Art in Embassies Program in Brasilia, Brazil. Also, the artist is a member of FeCuOp, a collaborative group based in Miami, Florida that experiments with social interactions and art as well as public site-specific installation.
Curiel is the recipient of numerous prestigious awards and honors, including the Cintas Fellowship Prize and the Robert Schoelkopf Traveling Fellowship from Yale University School of Art. Christian Curiel was born in Ponce, Puerto Rico to Cuban parents in 1977. He received a Master of Fine Arts degree in painting from the Yale School of Art in New Haven, Connecticut. The artist lives and works in Brooklyn, New York. More info and images at www.christiancuriel.com