BIO & STATEMENT
Carlo Bento was born in Fatima, Portugal which is located 78 miles north of the capital Lisbon. One of Carlo's biggest inspirations is his Uncle and mentor who lives in Fatima. His uncle is a surrealist painter, drawer and sculpture who has worked in studios and gallery's in Africa & France. Carlo is also inspired by music a great deal and often incorporates it into his works.
Carlo has been working in Brooklyn for the past 12 years alongside one of Andy Warhol's last living printers. He has been printing some of top artists work from the NYC area & USA. World wide artists fly in just to have there worked printed at his bosses print and silk screen studio.
Carlo lives in Queens NYC but, in his spare time he is working in his studio called ARTIFICIAL SPACE, which is located in Long Branch NJ. He has been working in this space for 11 years creating and producing a blend of painting, silk screen, mix media art. He often works on commission pieces as well.
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