Fabio Males is a young artist from Colombia. He grew up in the indigenous Males commune of the Pastos people in the Andean Nariño region.
Today, he is an arts teacher in Colombia’s capital Bogotá. He works for a children's art project in Bogotá and is doing research on the impact art can have on children's development.
Fabio is a graduate in fine arts from Universidad Nacional de Colombia and has participated in numerous workshops and expositions. His artwork has been showcased in several magazines and local newspapers.
There has been a lot of talking about indigenous art in Latin America - but still, most of us only know traditional art from colonial or even pre-colonial times. But there is so much more out there! We present Fabio Males, a young indigenous artist from Colombia, and his awe-inspiring artwork.