Rubén Carrasco was born and raised in Mexico, and his mother was his first introduction to art from an early age.
His formal artistic training began in Mexico when he joined the Institute of Visual Arts. Since then he has continued his studies at the Anahuac University in Cancun, Mexico, and later at McGill University and at Dawson College in Montreal, Canada. In addition, in the course of his professional experience he has also worked as a tattoo artist, set designer, muralist, photographer, graphic designer and digital artist, all these experiences contributed to his two art series, which share similarities in concept and multifaceted approach in terms of technique and style.
A world traveler, Ruben has lived throughout Europe and America working and exhibiting in several countries. Currently, he lives in Montreal, where he has collaborated with the General Consulate of Mexico as a jury member of the Art Exhibitions Evaluation Committee for "Espacio México". In addition, Ruben founded the artists international collective named "5 wolves no pigs" and co-founded the FIAP and IPAF art festivals.