Carlos Fernández (born 1986) lives and works in the mountains surrounding the capital city of San José, Costa Rica. His work has been the subject of numerous international exhibitions and biennials, including presentations at Palais de Tokyo (Paris), MAC (Panama), Fuso (Lisbon), Despacio and MADC (San José), and is part of the Kadist collection. He was the recipient of the 2017 Random Institute Award.

Since 2018 Fernández directs with Sergio Rojas Chaves the independent art space Réunion in San José, Costa Rica.

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“Independent of location and thanks to a world surrounded by constant inspiration, Fernandez has no reason to separate his daily life from art. He always finds little pieces of the puzzle that then fit into the big picture and give rise to new projects.”

by Erno Hilarion and Cristina Ramirez (Despacio)