Born in Cienfuegos, Cuba, 1980. Lives & works in Miami. Graduated from the Superior Institute of Design (ISDI), in Havana, with first class honours degree in Graphic Design & Illustration. His work has been published in The New York Times, Texas Monthly, ESPN, El Nuevo Herald, Miami New Times & ArteCubano Magazine among others.
His work has been shown in Miami, New York, Los Angeles, Oaxaca, Londres, Kiev, Munich, Santo Domingo, Quito, San Jose and Havana.
Sarmiento co-founded the Camaleón Group, known for many public artworks, posters, and illustrations which awarded the group several prizes.
Life is an experience. Art is an experience. In my work I nurture humanity, beauty, and greatness.
I am interested in promoting fundamental human contradictions, exposing face-to-face instances of opposing truths.
Isn’t right and wrong a matter of values and perspective?
I am interested in questioning our culture, our values, and the imposed laws.
I am interested in bringing awareness about our human condition and its essence.