Artist. Performer. Creative Consultant.
Dino Real is a multidisciplinary artist born and raised in Costa Rica. He graduated from the Maryland Institute College of Art in 2012. In 2017 he got a postgraduate in Art for social inclusion from the University of Barcelona Dino has lived in Vancouver, Baltimore, New Orleans, and Barcelona.
He has traveled extensively around North America and Europe and uses his travel-time
as a means to build community around the world.Dino’s work is a bold combination of ritual + performance, costumes, installation and painting.
He is the creator of the performance troop Cofradía Real (Krewe Real) in Costa Rica!
His interests delve mostly in anything creative, esoteric and celebratory. This includes:
embodying self-created archetypes, making wearable art, activating indoor and outdoor
spaces, collaborating on editorial photo-shoots, organizing happenings at events and creating
parades. He is also passionate about reading the tarot and hosting fellow like-minds from
around the globe wherever he is based.
Dino currently lives in Costa Rica working and continues to collaborate with other contemporaries during his time here and his travels.