Chicago-based Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle was born in 1961 in Madrid and raised in Spain, Colombia and Chicago, IL. Manglano-Ovalle holds a B.A. in Latin American and Spanish literature from Williams College and a M.F.A. from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He is the recipient of numerous awards, including fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the City of Chicago, and the Illinois Arts Council. Solo exhibitions of his work have been held in Chicago at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Fiegen Inc., Rhona Hoffman Gallery, the Chicago Art Fair, and Sculpture Chicago. Manglano-Ovalle has also exhibited at the Instituto Cultural Cabañas Museum, Guadalajara, Mexico; Center for Contemporary Arts, Cincinnati; Galerie Froment et Putnam, Paris; Revolution, Detroit; Real Art Ways, Hartford; Andrea Rosen Gallery, New York; the Warehouse Project, Miami; and New Langton Arts, San Francisco.