acrylic on canvas, 51x41 cm
Biography of Marly Joseph Desir
Marly Joseph Desir born October 1,1972 in Haiti. He is known internationally for his thematic painting in mixed media
From childhood Desir was filled with love for drawing. He became a student at the National School of Art (ENARTS) Haiti and later Miami Dade College to continue his studies in art.
Keenly interested in modern painting, this style has become the most apt way for Desir to express how the world reveals itself emotionally. Desir is known in the art world for his originality, creativity and aesthetic sense. His preferred medium is acrylic on canvas. Desir is also an art historian and has received numerous international awards:
-Recipient of a CAA (College Art Association) scholarship in 2013, New York, USA
-Recipient of the CIMAM grant (International Committee for Museums and Collection of Modern Art) in 2016, Barcelona, Spain
-Winner of the CATAPULT award (Caribbean Creative Online Grant) in 2020.
Desir has carried out several individual and collective exhibitions, the most recent of which:
-Earth Zine, Scotland 2021
-We are not invisible -Silent Stories, Online Juried Exhibition, 2021
-Green Point Earth, London England, Edition 2020