Kevin Quiles Bonilla, (b. 1992) is a New York based artist born in Puerto Rico.
Kevin explores ideas around identity at the intersection of structures such as space, language, history and politics, with his queer body as the context, transiting between Puerto Rico (the colony) and the United States (the mainland). Performances include A Study of Piles, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY, October 2018 and Unearthing through many, Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art, New York City, NY, July 2019.
Kevin is the recipient of the Emerging Artist Award, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, DC, 2017; A&D Residency, Art Beyond Sight, New York, NY, 2018 and Queer Performance Residency, Leslie-Lohman Museum of Art, New York City, NY, 2019.