Carlos Motta (born Bogotá, 1978) is a multi-disciplinary artist based in New York. He won the Future Generation Art Prize, Kiev in 2014. His work has been presented internationally at Tate Modern, London; Jeu de Paume, Paris; New Museum, Guggenheim Museum and MoMA/PS1, New York; Museu d’Art Contemporani de Barcelona (MACBA); Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros, México City (2013); Museo de Arte del Banco de la República, Bogotá (2011); X Gwangju Biennale; X Lyon Biennale; and International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR), amongst many other venues.
Röda Sten Konsthall in Gothenburg presented a career survey exhibition of Motta’s work in 2015. His upcoming solo exhibitions include Pinchuk ArtCentre, Kiev (2015); Mercer Union, Toronto; PPOW Gallery, New York; Hordaland Kunstsenter, Bergen; Perez Art Museum (PAMM), Miami; and MALBA-Museo de Arte Latinoamericano de Buenos Aires (2016). He is a Guggenheim Foundation Fellow (2008) and the recipient of grants from Creative Capital (2012), Art Matter (2008) and NYSCA (2010).
Motta is part of the faculty at Parsons The New School in New York City.