Carlos Cruz-Diez was born in Venezuela in 1923.
He studied at the Escuela de Artes Plásticas y Aplicadas in Caracas, Venezuela.
His work has been extensively exhibited at Gary Nader Art Centre, Wynwood Arts District in Miami and the Museo Reina Sofia in Madrid, Museum of Fine Arts in Houston, and the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, among other institutions.
The work of Carlos Cruz Diez is included in the permanent collections of Museum of Modern Art, New York; Tate Modern, London; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Wallraf-Richartz Museum, Cologne; Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris and Gary Nader Collection, Miami
Carlos Cruz-Diez currently lives and works in Paris.