RAFAEL BARRIOS is a Miami-based, Venezuelan-American, born in 1947 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, U.S.A. He studied at the Ontario College of Art, Canada, the University of New York USA and the Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas, Venezuela.
He has created many public works such as murals for the Polar Foundation, Caracas, Venezuela; Arts and Industry, New York; Coca-Cola International, New York; Monumental Sculpture at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sofia Imber, Caracas, Venezuela; Presidency Consolidated Bank (now Bank Corp); Seguros Venezuela, Caracas, Procter & Gamble, Caracas, Venezuela. His most recent public work was a large outdoor exhibition of several sculptures on Park Avenue for The Armory Show 2012 in New York.
Rafael Barrios has had numerous solo and collective exhibitions in United States, Europe, South America and the Middle East. His work is placed in permanent collections such as the Art Gallery of Ontario and Carmmen Lammana Foundation in Toronto, Canada; National Art Gallery, Caracas, Venezuela; Museum of Contemporary Art Sofia Imber, Caracas, Venezuela, and in private collections such as the King Don Juan de Borbon, Spain, Princess Gloria von Thurrell Untaxis, Germany.
BARRIOS, Rafael : Barrios, Levitacion-plural view 1, 2004, 1.5 x 1.5 x 25 m
BARRIOS, Rafael : Barrios Levitacion plural view 2, 2004, 1.5 x 1.5 x 25 m
BARRIOS, Rafael : Barrios Levitacion plural view 3, 2004, 1.5 x 1.5 x 25 m