Glexis Novoa was born in Holguín, Cuba. He received a BA from The National School of Art, Havana. He lives in Miami, with studios in Havana and Miami. Since 1987 his work has been exhibited nationally and internationally. He has been awarded The Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant Program and Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation Grants among others. Novoa’s work is featured in numerous international museums and many other venues.