Archive of Author | Federico Carbajal

Federico Carbajal was born in Mexico in 1978. He received a BA in architecture from Universidad Iberoamericana Leon and an MA in architecture at the Université de Montreal, where his MA thesis won second prize for the Steel Structures Education Foundation Scholarship. Since 2002, he has worked for various architecture firms.

He first encountered sculpture in New York where he found work as Holton Rower’s assistant in 2000. In 2010, he enrolled in an independent studies programme and a later project that year won him the Emerging Sculptors Exhibition’s Artcast prize from SSC. His work has been exhibited in Mexico, the U.S. and Canada, and is currently represented by Dominique Bouffard Gallery. He lives and works in Montréal.

Articles with Federico Carbajal

The Spatial Heart

“An exploration into the boundaries of space: volume, surface and line; of the immaterial form and its perception – its structure and deconstruction. A deep look at the human body, its anatomy and the appropriation of its symbols.” Federico Carbajal, an architect based in Montreal, creates beautiful artworks based on human anatomy. Using galvanized wire, stainless steel, and acrylic, his works exude the essence of life.