Curtis Talwst Santiago

Curtis Talwst Santiago (b. 1979, Edmonton, Alberta) studied as an apprentice of Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun. Santiago has exhibited internationally at venues such as The FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY; The New Museum, New York, NY; The Eli and Edythe Broad Museum at Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI; the Institute of Contemporary Art at Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA; the University of Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan, Canada; The Pérez Art Museum Miami, Miami, FL; Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada; and the SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah, GA; among others. The artist was included in the SITE Santa Fe SITELines.2018 Biennial, Casa Tomada, in Santa Fe, NM and was featured in the 2018 Biennale de Dakar in Dakar, Senegal. The artist is currently included in the inaugural Toronto Biennial of Art, Toronto, Canada and his solo exhibition Can't I Alter, opens in February 2020 at The Drawing Center, New York, NY. His work is in the permanent collection of the Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, NY. Santiago lives and works in Lisbon, Portugal.


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Artist Curtis Talwst Santiago on creating tiny 3D worlds inside vintage jewelry boxes
November 25, 2019

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Curtis Talwst Santiago Upcoming Solo Exhibition at The Drawing Center
February 14, 2020

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Curtis Talwst Santiago 'What to see at the Toronto Biennial of Art'
September 25, 2019

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Exhibitions View All

upstairs: Curtis Talwst Santiago

March 1 - April 26, 2020

NADA Miami 2019

December 5 - 8, 2019

Chicago Invitational 2019

September 18 - 21, 2019

Independent Art Fair 2019

March 7 - 10, 2019