Carlos Rigau

Artist Biography

Carlos Rigau was born in 1978 and raised in Little Havana, Miami, Florida. He received his MFA from Hunter College in New York. His work has been exhibited at LMAKprojects and Jack Tilton Gallery in New York; Shane Campbell Gallery in Chicago; and Nice and Fit in Berlin, Germany. In Miami he has exhibited at Miami Art Museum, MoCA North Miami, Dorsch Gallery, Dimensions Variable, Art and Cultural Center of Hollywood, and Art Center South Florida. His has developed project rooms for such institutes as Locust Projects and de la Cruz Collection in Miami, the later titled ‘Fighting Kissing Dancing’ was also exhibited at the Fabric Workshop and Museum in Philadelphia. Rigau is the founder of General Practice, an artist-run space that organizes projects in Miami and New York.

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Artist Statement

Rigau is concerned with artifice, display and perception, incorporating plastic imitations of natural materials into his installations and two dimensional work.

Delusion Through Details

Carlos Rigau

February 3, 2016 - March 13, 2016


Carlos Rigau and Erika Ranee

May 12, 2015 - June 14, 2015

Plastic Ruins

Carlos Rigau

April 5, 2013 - May 12, 2013

Friends don’t have sleepOVerS

Carlos Rigau

January 8, 2011 - February 13, 2011

Until My Darkness Goes….

Carlos Rigau, Joan van Barneveld, Johan De Wilde, Katie Holten, Rus...

June 27, 2009 - August 31, 2009

Pulse Art Fair, Miami Beach 2015

Carlos Rigau, Jasmina Cibic, Matthew Abbott, Nynke Koster, Popel Co...

December 1, 2015 - December 5, 2015

NADA Hudson

Carlos Rigau

July 28, 2012 - July 29, 2012


Carlos Rigau

September 30, 2011 - October 3, 2011

PULSE Miami, 2010

Carlos Rigau

December 2, 2010 - December 5, 2010


December 3, 2016 - December 24, 2016