July 19, 2011On view through July 23, Uprooted/Transmigrations features the work of a dozen Cuban and Latin American artists. Cuban Art News talks with Abelardo Mena of the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Havana about his first exhibition in Miami.
June 03, 2011The “¡Sí Cuba!” festival continues to bring intriguing visual artists and their work to New York this season, including two recent two-person exhibitions: Cosas Ocultas, pairing the work of Rocío García and Alberto Casado, and Body Memories, pairing the work of Cirenaica Moreira and Adonis Flores.
June 01, 2011At the Marlborough Chelsea gallery, Abel Barroso, Roberto Diago, Kcho, William Pérez, and Ernesto Rancaño have filled two floors of gallery space, with works ranging from drypoint-etched plexiglass to installation art crafted from everyday objects. In all cases, notes exhibition organizer Pablo Vallecilla, the works examine what it means to be an artist “living in Havana.”
May 26, 2011Opening May 26, Cuban Visions presents 50 works from 25 artists and artist teams. Curated by Mailyn Machado in Havana and Yandro Miralles in New York, the exhibition takes a broad look at contemporary Cuban art, presenting the work of artists living on the island and elsewhere in the Americas.