Rafael Santiago (1980, NY) lives and works in New York City. Mr. Santiago's work encompasses various mediums including assemblage, collage, film and photography.  He navigates gender identity, self-portraiture, abstractions and appropriation. Exhibitions include:

'HE: Questioning & Queering Masculinity', LAST Projects, Los Angeles, CA (2017); 'Queer Biennial II: Lost & Found', Industry Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (2016); 'TOFF Arts and Culture Fair', Tom of Finlad Foundation, Los Angeles, CA (2015); 'Juried Exhibition', Bowery Gallery, New York, NY (2015);  'Juried Exhibition', Viridian Gallery, New York, NY (2015),  'Ventas Calidus', Dacia Gallery, New York, NY (2015); 'A Collage Show', (Scene) Metrospace, East Lansing, MI (2014); ‘HELL’, envoy enterprises, New York, NY (2012); ‘In Like a Lion’, 443PAS, New York, NY, (2011)