July 28, 2015Using the artist and his family as an intimate frame of reference, Guillermo Ramírez Malberti’s exhibition is a meditation on the arc of the Revolution and its first generation. Abelardo Mena Chicuri, Cuban Art News Havana editor and the show’s curator, takes us through Identidad.
July 23, 2015Last summer, S.M.A.K., the contemporary art museum in Ghent, Belgium, hosted Wilfredo Prieto: Speaking Badly About Stones (Hablando mal de las piedras). In this six-minute video, Prieto talks about the work in the show—including several pieces that are currently on view at the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Havana.
July 16, 2015Earlier this year, the duo Celia & Yunior won the prize for Young Artist of the Year at the first international Cuban Art Awards, sponsored by the Farber Foundation. In an email interview, they talk about winning the award, their current work, where they are in their career, and where they see themselves, and Cuban art, in the coming decade.
July 14, 2015While much of the art world catches its breath on summer break, we spotlight new painting in Havana, photo shows in Spain and Germany, Cuban video in NYC, and two exhibitions in greater Los Angeles. Plus advance news of fall shows, including a look at Ana Mendieta’s work in film, and late-breaking news about Tania Bruguera.
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