As a young poet Gil was told ‘the personal is universal’ and then early in his time as an artist someone told him ‘the personal is political.’

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About

Néstor Armando Gil nació en La Florida, E.U. en 1971. Cursó estudios superiores en la Universidad de Carolina del Norte En Chapel Hill obteniendo una Maestría en Artes Plásticas en el Año 2009. Sus obras han sido exhibidas tanto en Los Estados Unidos como en el extranjero.

Néstor Armando Gil is a Cuban-American artist born in 1971 in Jacksonville, Florida.  He completed a BA in Humanities at New College of Florida, and an MFA in Studio Art at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  Nestor has been in residence, delivered artist talks, and exhibited work across the United States and internationally.

He serves on the faculty of Lafayette College as an Associate Professor of Art.  Nestor lives in Easton, PA with his family.