Victor Cartagena

Secos & Mojados

Performing Arts, 2009

Victor D. Cartagena is a Salvadoran-born multidisciplinary visual artist. He has exhibited his work in solo and group exhibitions at venues in the United States including Intersection for the Arts, Ampersand International Arts, Catharine Clark Gallery, the University Art Museum at UC Berkeley, the Sonoma Museum of Visual Arts, the Oakland Museum, MACLA/Center for Latino Arts, the 18th Street Arts Complex and Art LA. Internationally, his work has been seen in Mexico, Japan, El Salvador, Belarus, Ecuador and Greece. Cartagena received a Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation 2001 Visual Arts Purchase Award, the Art Council (Artadia) Award and two Pacific Prints awards.

Awards and Accomplishments


Secos & Mojados receives the Phyllis C. Wattis Foundation Grant


Secos & Mojados receive the Creative Work Fund Grant 


Secos & Mojados are artists in residence during the Summer of 2008 at Counter PULSE, San Francisco, CA