Born in Santiago, Chile in 1982. Federico Infante works predominantly in the medium of painting, he received his BFA from Finis Terrae University (Santiago, Chile) in 2002 and graduated in Spring 2013 with his MFA in Illustration from the School of Visual Arts in New York. He is currently living and working in New York.

Infante has been selected as a semi-finalist for the The Basil H. Alkazzi Award for Excellence in painting. He was the recipient of the Uanlane Foundation Scholarship (2012), the Conicyt Scholarship (2009), and the Juan Downey Grant (2004). He has had several successful solo and group exhibitions in Chile and New York. His work has been adopted into private collections across the US and internationally, including France, Belgium, Germany and Singapore.