Laercio Frade was born in La Habana, Cuba, in 1974 and now lives and creates in Pinar del Río City, Cuba. Laercio started his passion for art since childhood. He eventually attended The Academy of Art in Pinar del Rio, where he graduated with honors in 2000. He has exhibited their artworks in different galleries and museums around the world. His work is included in private collection of the important personalities the cuban culture, and in the art collections of the Central Museum in Pinar del Río and Art Museum, Pinar del Río, collection of original contemporary graphic, Civic Museum of Prints and Drawings “Alas Ponzone”, Cremona City in Italy, Museum of Engraving-Castillo de los Paleólogos, Acqui Terme in Italy and Foundation Caixanova, Spain. His work is included in a number of major private and public collections in Spain, United States, Argentina, England, Malasia, Romania, Netherlands, Italy, Japan, Germany and Cuba.
Laercio Frade has worked with different art consultants and interior designers to decorate offices, restaurants, hotels and resorts, national parks, bars, international diving centers, health care, health spa and private residences
In December 1995, Frade won Special mention in the Provincial Salon “Fidelio Ponce de León”, Municipality Sandino. Pinar del Río.
In October 2007, Frade won Internetional Convocational of Engraving Prizes “Imágenes de Ensueño”. Artexpresion Gallery and Newpaper El Viajero. Buenos Aires, Argentina.
In June 2011, his work was selected to give as a Prize in the VI Edition of the National Festival of Theater of Small Format “Vital Space”.