Carolina Cueva was born in Lima, Peru, and resides and works in Miami. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from the School of Visual Arts in New York City. She is also one-half of the performance art duo Cuentos Retablados. She has been included in group exhibitions at Photo L.A., Los Angeles, CA (2017); Port Angeles Fine Arts Center, Port Angeles, WA (2019); and Dimensions Variable, Miami, FL (2020). Selected performances include NADA Miami (2018); Doral Contemporary Art Museum (2019); and Piero Atchugarry Gallery, Miami (2020). Cueva was awarded a Wavemaker Grant for new works (2021), an Artist Access Grant (2021), and is currently an artist in residence at Oolite Arts.