(b. Havana, 1989)
Carlos Martiel graduated from the National Academy of Fine Arts “San Alejandro,” Havana in 2009. Between the years of 2008-2010, he studied in the Cátedra Arte de Conducta, directed by the artist Tania Bruguera. Martiel’s works have been included in: Havana Biennial (2009), Pontevedra Biennal (2010), Liverpool Biennial (2010), Biennial “La Otra”, Bogota (2013), International Performance Art Biennale, Houston (2014). His work has been exhibited in Bellevue Museum of Arts, Washington (2011); Contemporary Art Center “Wifredo Lam”, Havana (2012); Estonian Museum of Art and Design in Tallinn, Estonia (2013); Nitsch Museum, Naples (2013); Museum of Modern Art of Buenos Aires in Argentina (2014), among others. He has received several awards, including “CIFOS Grants & Commissions Program Award” in Miami, United States, 2014; “Arte Laguna” in Venice, Italy, 2013; “Close Up Award” in Vallarta, Mexico, 2012.