Carlos Barberena de la Rocha was born in the city of Granada, Nicaragua in 1972. He was born into a family of artists, as the son of Myriam de la Rocha Silva (b.1938) and Roberto Barberena Ruiz (1938 – 1972), who unfortunately died in a car accident when Carlos was only six month of age.
“Master Prints” In this series I employ the process of appropriating and varying “Master Pieces of Art”, using at times both their titles and compositional strategies but inserting contemporary imagery to create new works.
Kendall College of Art and Design (KCAD) is celebrating the opening of Pulso | Art of the Americas, a unique collaborative exhibition with Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts (UICA), at a reception to be held on Wednesday, October 30 from 6-9 p.m.
– “In Greed We Trust” una serie de linóleos y Xilografías de Carlos Barberena, en Galería Prospectus, Chicago, EEUU. – “Festival de Grabado de Tartu 2014”, Tartu Artist House, Estonia. – “IX Bienal de Artes Visuales nicaragüenses”, Centro de Arte Fundación Ortiz-Gurdián, Managua, Nicaragua.