Carlos Aires is a contemporary Spanish artist best known for his photographs and vinyl sculptures. In his work, Aires obliquely addresses issues surrounding individuals living on the fringe of society and the psychological impact of that lifestyle. Born on March 8, 1974 in Ronda, Spain, he studied at the Alonso Cano School of Sculpture in Granada. Aires currently lives and works between Madrid, Spain. His works are in the collections of the Basque Museum of Contemporary Art in Alava, Spain, the Austrian Museum of Applied Arts and Contemporary Art in Vienna, and the National Bank of Belgium in Brussels, among others.