Miami-born and internationally acclaimed artist Alexander Mijares brings a colorful perspective and injects new life into the art world with his myriad of vibrant works. A self-taught artist, Mijares finds inspiration in the dynamic energy of both his city of Miami and his Cuban and Spanish roots, and creates pieces that are rich in culture. His vision has been recognized both nationally and internationally by some of the most discerning art collectors across the globe. Together with headlining events like Art Basel Miami Beach, Art Wynwood and Art Santa Fe, Mijares has also been recognized as a Top 10 Influential Artist of 2013 by Elite Daily and has displayed several of his most acclaimed pieces in New York City’s Times Square, Nobu’s former South Hampton outpost, during private events in Los Angeles and San Francisco and in several spaces throughout Miami, including the Presidential Office at Florida International University. Mijares has also found inspiration in music; the rising artist collaborated with Pitbull in 2014 during the World Cup, painted the iHeart Radio Station Studio and has created custom pieces for artists like Justin Bieber, Tori Kelly and Pharrell.