Ciro Quintana / Una fecunda trayectoria

by Aldo Menéndez Pintura como politica de la memoria: Ciro Quintana / Una fecunda trayectoria by Aldo Menéndez Ciro Quintana, Chronicles of a Cuban Art, 2017, mixed media, 84 x 270 .” Comenzaré siendo un poco testimonial, porque de este artista puedo contarles que lo vi surgir, y vengo caminando a su lado -casi en paralelo- desde hace 30 años, a partir de una relación profesional … Continue reading Ciro Quintana / Una fecunda trayectoria

Joaquín Ferrer en Retrospectiva

EFE El artista cubano Joaquin Ferrer inauguró el 29 de mayo una retrospectiva de su obra en la Casa de América Latina de París, en la que reunió más de un centenar de cuadros y dibujos creados desde sus años de juventud en La Habana. Joaquín Ferrer, Lancer le diaporama, 2008, Obra perteneciente a la colección permanente de Kendall Art Center-Rodríguez Collection La obra “única … Continue reading Joaquín Ferrer en Retrospectiva

CUBAN SLUGGER Reynerio Tamayo

Kendall Art Center (KAC) is proud to present “CUBAN SLUGGER” an exhibition of the Cuban artist Reynerio Tamayo. Tamayo is a Cuban-born artist who studied at the National visual arts school and the higher Institute of Art in Havana Cuba and is considered one of the most important Cuban artists of his time. Identified four his love of infusing the socio-economic phenomenon that is baseball … Continue reading CUBAN SLUGGER Reynerio Tamayo

Marcel Duchamp: Elle a Chaud au Cul

Appropriation in Art by Henry Ballate Henri-Robert-Marcel Duchamp; Born in Normandy in northern France, (28 July 1887 – 2 October 1968). Duchamp traveled back and forth between Europe and the United States for much of his life. His initial foray into modern art followed the trends of his contemporaries, with his first paintings in the mode of Cézanne and the Impressionists, while after 1910 his … Continue reading Marcel Duchamp: Elle a Chaud au Cul

Felix Gonzalez-Torres ] Untitled [

Throughout his career, Gonzalez-Torres’s involvement in social and political causes fueled his interest in the overlap of private and public life. From 1987 to 1991, he was part of Group Material, a New York-based art collective whose members worked collaboratively to initiate community education and cultural activism. His aesthetic project was, according to some scholars, related to Bertolt Brecht’s theory of epic theater, in which … Continue reading Felix Gonzalez-Torres ] Untitled [

La canonización en el podio de la curaduría

Por Yanet Martínez Bazabe Art-Sôlido se complace en publicar el texto “La canonización en el podio de la curaduría”, de la joven historiadora del arte Yanet Martínez. El ensayo aborda la labor curatorial del destacado crítico y comisario cubano Píter Ortega, principalmente a través de tres de sus proyectos expositivos más relevantes, desarrollados en La Habana: “Bla, bla, bla” (Galería Servando), “Bomba” (Centro de Arte … Continue reading La canonización en el podio de la curaduría

San Jorge, el Dragón y el flow de Miami * Por: Roxana M. Bermejo

    “El marabú, la flor, el heliógrafo del corazón. Los dragones andando de puntillas porque duerme San Jorge”. Gastón Baquero Llega la niña a la galería y se arremolina ante tanta aparente mansedumbre. Llega de puntillas y se detiene de frente a las flores. Pretende ser tragada por ellas, exacerba su animal instinto de caer en las abiertas fauces de esas plantas erectas. No … Continue reading San Jorge, el Dragón y el flow de Miami * Por: Roxana M. Bermejo

NUEVOS CAPRICHOS by Yuniel Delgado

“It is the highest function of art to tell us who we are.”  John Russell. Vargas Gallery, in collaboration with the Art Department at Vargas University, is proud to present Nuevos Caprichos, a solo exhibition by Yuniel Delgado. Curated by Henry Ballate, M.F.A., this exhibition provides a fascinating look at the mysterious darkness and exotic light of the artist’s world. A Born, 2017, Acrylic and … Continue reading NUEVOS CAPRICHOS by Yuniel Delgado

Mostra dedicata a Modigliani

Zborowski called Modigliani “a child of the stars” and said he was “worth two Picassos”. Dal 16 marzo al 16 luglio il Palazzo Ducale di Genova ospiterà una mostra dedicata a Modigliani. È indubbio che la fortuna di Modigliani iniziò il giorno dopo la sua morte. E che in vita, non ebbe mai quel consenso e riconoscimento del suo stile che aveva sempre cercato. Se … Continue reading Mostra dedicata a Modigliani