Carlos Wilfredo Encarnación

Carlos Wilfredo Encarnación

Carlos Wilfredo Encarnación is a visual artist and educator born and raised in Puerto Rico. Encarnación received a BA in Social Sciences/Forensic Psychology from the Universidad de Puerto Rico, a BA in Painting from CUNY-Herbert H. Lehman College, and a MFA from CUNY-The City College of New York. He is the recipient of the Bronx Museum’s AIM Fellowship 2019, Bronx Recognizes Its Own (BRIO) Award in 2019 and 2021, BronxArtSpace/Governors Island Initiative Residency 2020, Ankhlave Arts Alliance Fellowship 2022 and Wave Hill’s Winter Workspace Art Residency 2023. His works have been included in exhibitions at the NY Botanical Garden, Bronx River Art Center, BronxArtSpace, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, The Clemente Cultural Center, and others. Encarnación currently works and lives in The Bronx.