NSU Surrealist Showcase Features Cuban Art

Dreams have always been the subject of art. Surrealism takes from the subconscious landscape and turns its vivid imagery into art. A new exhibition at Nova Southeastern University’s Art Museum examines the Surrealist Movement in Latin America. I …read more

Cuban Artist Maria Martinez-Cañas Honored in Hoboken

The Hoboken Public Library is hosting a series of art events featuring Latin American artists for Latin Heritage Month. During the month of September, art classes will focus on different Latin artists and present their work. Students will create …read more

Maria Martinez-Cañas: What Remains, at Julie Saul Gallery, NY

September 10 - October 24, 2015 Opening reception: Thursday, September 10, 6-8 pm Julie Saul Gallery 535 West 22nd Street New York, NY - 10011     Julie Saul Gallery is pleased to announce our sixth solo exhibition of Cuban-American …read more

Maria Martinez-Cañas in group show “Portraiture Now: Staging the Self”, at The National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC..

Aug. 22, 2014  through April 12, 2015 The National Portrait Gallery Eighth and F Streets NW, Washington, D.C. 20001   “Portraiture Now: Staging the Self” features the work of David Antonio Cruz, Carlee Fernandez, María Martínez-Cañas, …read more

Cuban America: An Empire State of Mind at Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY

February 4 – May 14, 2014 Reception: March 17th, 2014, 6:00 – 8:00 pm The reception will include a special performance by artist Carmelita Tropicana Lehman College Art Gallery250 Bedford Park Boulevard West Bronx, N.Y. 10468Alejandro Aguilera, …read more

Cuban Americans – Our America: The Latino Presence In American Art – Smithsonian Museum

October 25, 2013 - March 2, 2013   American Art Museum8th And F Street NWWashington DC An exhibition opening next month at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, “Our America: The Latino Presence in American Art,” will highlight a chapter …read more

The Miami Art Fairs

December 6 - 9, 2012 This is the biggest week end for Art in Miami. More than 1,000 galleries will participate in more than 20 fairs.  There will be a good representation of Cuban American Artists. The biggest and oldest of these fairs is: Art …read more

Maria Martinez-Cañas: Photo Paintings at Julie Saul Gallery, New York

September 6 - October 20, 2012 Opening reception for the artist, Thursday, September 6, 6-8 pm Julie Saul …read more

Maria Martinez-Cañas at Norton

March 22 - June 10, 2012 Outside/In:Florida Photographers Norton Museum of Art 1451 S. Olive Avenue West Palm Beach, FL Maria Martinez-Canas is a Cuban-born, Miami-based artist whose works often deal with issues of identity and the process of …read more

María Martínez-Cañas solo show at Schneider Gallery, Chicago

September 9 – November 1, 2011 Schneider Gallery 230 West Superior Street Chicago, IL 60654María Martínez-Cañas is celebrated as one of the most important and influential Cuban born American artists of today. By choosing not to use any of the …read more

Outside Cuba

Contemporary Cuban Visual Artists By: Ileana Fuentes, Graciella Cruz-Taura, Ricardo Pau-Llosa Outside Cuba is the catalog of the exhibition of the same name which brings the first major showing of the work of contemporary Cuban Artists since the …read more

Maria Martinez-Cañas, Bert Rodriguez, and Jose Bedia in group show M E R Z B A U – N O W at Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami

June 10th - July 11th Opening Reception, Friday June 10, 2011 7:30pm - 10:00pm Fredric Snitzer Gallery 2247 NW 1st PL Miami, FL 33127 .... This June at Fredric Snitzer Gallery, we modestly aim to pay homage to Kurt Schwitters in our group …read more

Maria Martinez-Cañas in group exhibit RECENT ACQUISITIONS – NY Public Library, New York

Now through Thursday, June 30, 2011 Recent Acquisitions: Prints and Photographs NY Public Library Stephen A. Schwarzman Building Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, New York, NY 10018In conjunction with the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building’s Centennial, …read more

María Martínez-Cañas at the Freedom Tower – 2010

By Roni Feinstein In the photograph titled Doll, a figure in old-fashioned dress appears to float gracefully in a dark, shadowy space. But as soon as the viewer becomes aware of the structure of María Martínez-Cañas’s “Lies” series …read more

A 20-Year Cuban Art Collection

By Brett Sokol January 2011 "We're sitting in a renaissance!” Ricardo Pau-Llosa happily thundered to the crowd seated before him, gesturing to the artwork hanging inside downtown Miami’s Freedom Tower. “What more proof do you need?” It was …read more