Camilo Alvarez was born in 1976 in New York City and currently resides in Boston, MA. He was born to Dominican parents and lived in Santo Domingo for 7 years. He received a B.A. from Skidmore College and is currently studying to receive a Masters in Museum Studies from Harvard University.
He has worked, among other places, at Exit Art, Socrates Sculpture Park, MIT’s List Visual Art Center and the Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture.
He is currently the Owner and Director and Preparator at Samsøn formerly Samson Projects, founded in 2004. Samsøn’s programs and exhibitions have been reviewed by, among others, ArtForum, the Boston Globe and Flash Art.