Marcos Valella is a Miami-based artist who received his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Arts from FIU, and his Master of Fine Arts in Painting and Drawing from the University of Iowa. He has exhibited his work nationally and it forms part of many public and private collections. He is the recipient of Here and There, Bass Museum of Art Grant and the Mildred Pelzer Lynch Fellowship. Marcos is featured in various publications such as Artforum, The New Yorker, The Miami New Times, El Nuevo Herald, and Time Out New York.
He will be exhibiting his work at FIU’s College of Architecture + The Arts Miami Beach Urban Studios in the Paint City exhibition, which opens on April 5.