Christian Curiel’s paintings have been exhibited in various solo and group exhibitions in galleries and museums in the United States and abroad. Exhibitions include: Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain in Paris, France, The Bass Museum of Art in Miami Beach, Florida, The Museum of Contemporary Art in Washington, D.C., Rocket Projects Gallery, Fredric Snitzer Gallery in Miami, Florida. And The American Society, Massimo Audiello and White Box 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. And the Hort Collection in New York. In addition his works have been part of the Art in Embassies Program in Brazil. Also, the artist is a member of FeCuOp, a collaborative group based in Miami, Florida that experiments with social interactions and art.
Curiel is the recipient of numerous prestigious awards and honors, including the Cintas Fellowship Prize, 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 Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in painting from the International Fine Arts College in Miami, Florida and a Master of Fine Arts degree in painting from the Yale School of Art in New Haven, Connecticut.