105-Year-Old Artist Carmen Herrera Has a New Mural in East Harlem

Carmen Herrera, the 105-year-old Cuban American abstract painter, has a new mural in East Harlem. Uno, Dos, Tres just went up on the walls of the Manhattan East Academy, a school on E. 100th Street. Painted by students from across the city, through …read more

Ariel Cabrera in group show “EMERGING TO ESTABLISHED – Year 5”, at Krause Gallery, New York

July 9th - Aug 31st 2016 Reception: July 9th - 6-8pm Ariel Cabrera in group show "EMERGING TO ESTABLISHED - Year 5", at Krause Gallery, New York. Krause Gallery will give new and emerging artists the opportunity to show in a gallery setting as well …read more

Zilia Sánchez at Galerie Lelong, New York – Interview

From ocula.com April - June, 2016 In the 1950s, on a Havana rooftop and reeling from the recent passing of her father, Cuban artist Zilia Sánchez (b. 1926) had an epiphany. A gust of wind blew a hanging laundry sheet (the very one her father had …read more

Ana Mendieta: Experimental and Interactive Films, at Galerie Lelong, NY

February 5 – March 26, 2016 Opening reception: Friday, February 5, 6-8pm Galerie Lelong 528 West 26th Street New York, NY 10001   Ana Mendieta: Experimental and Interactive Films is the first full-scale gallery exhibition dedicated to …read more

Teresita Fernández: FATA MORGANA, at Madison Square Park, NYC

Teresita Fernández: FATA MORGANA at Madison Square Park, NYC. Over the past 15 years, artist Teresita Fernández has created more than a dozen public art projects that put the viewer in the role of both spectator and performer. Recalling natural …read more

Luis Mallo: Interruptions, at Praxis International – New York

Jan. 8 - Feb. 21, 2015   Luis Mallo: Interruptions, at Praxis International - New York.  Luis Mallo presents in this exhibition a group of visually arresting images meant to stimulate us to question notions of familiarity. With this …read more

Abelardo Morell: Some Recent Pictures at Edwynn Houk Gallery, NY

October 23 - December 20, 2014 Abelardo Morell: Some Recent Pictures at Edwynn Houk Gallery, NY. Edwynn Houk Gallery is pleased to present a solo exhibition of new work by Abelardo Morell (American, b. Havana, 1948). Following his inaugural …read more

Zilia Sanchez – Exhibits in NYC

April 21 - June 16, 2013 Artist Space38 Green StreetNY  Opening April 20, 2013 6 - 8 PM   link:>>NYT …read more

Eduardo Sarmiento – NYC

February 1 - March 2, 2013 The Society of Illustrators128 East 63rd StreetNew York, NYEduardo Sarmiento's drawing for Mezcal El Cortijo has been selected as part of the annual exhibition that will be held at the Museum of American Illustration from …read more

Luis Mallo – Praxis NY

November 8 - December 29, 2012 Praxis International Chelsea 541 W 25th Street New York, NY Inside the work of Ignacio Iturria, Hisae Ikenage, & Luis Mallo. Opening Brunch: November 17, 2012 10 am to 1 PM. link: …read more

Abelardo Morrell exhibits in NY

October 4 - December 22, 2012 Bonni Benrubi 41 East 57th Street New York, NYBonni Benrubi Gallery is pleased to present Rock Paper Scissors, new work by Abelardo Morell. The exhibition will further expand on Morell’s innovative “Tent-Camera …read more

Armando Mariño The Waste Land

October 11 – November 5, 2012 532 Gallery 532 West 25th Street New York, NYThis solo show features new oil on canvas paintings and works on paper. The title of the show refers immediately to the T.S Eliot poem, but the paintings that Marino …read more

Skyline Adrift

September 16, 2012 – May, 2013 Omi International Arts Center Ghent, New YorkArchitecture Omi, under the direction of Peter Franck, has the mission of facilitating projects that look at the intersection of architecture, art and landscape. One …read more

Gladys Triana – Arte al Dia

It was during the years 2001-2002 that Gladys Triana made her first photo series.By that time, she had already had a long and successful four-decade career in painting and related arts, such as …read more

Christies Latin American Sale – May 2012

Mark your calendars!! We will update this blog as information becomes available.  We post information on Cuban Artists that reside and work outside the island. AUCTION TIMES May 22 6:30pm May 23 10am & 2pm VIEWING TIMES Rockefeller …read more

Luis Mallo at Grits N Glory

186 Orchard St, New York, NYOpening April 5, 7 - 10 …read more

Clara Morera Video

Fish-o-fish Clara Morera is a Cuban -American artist that lives and works in New York City. Her extremely poetic artworks evolved from her rich Cuban roots and her views of a New York full of popular art. This painting named " Fish-O-Fish" comes …read more

Emilio Sanchez – The Bronx Museum of the Arts

The Emilio Sanchez exhibit URBAN ARCHIVES at the Bronx Museum of  the Arts was extended until June 17, 2012 This exhibition presents a group of works by Emilio Sanchez from The Bronx Museum of the Arts Permanent Collection, together with related …read more

Cristina Lei Rodriguez: Through Excess and Ruin at Team Gallery, SoHo, NY

November 3rd – December 23rd 2011 team (gallery, inc.) 47 Wooster Street ny ny 10013Cristina Lei Rodriguez’s sculptural forms are abstract objects that echo the coupled narratives of decadence and ruin. Although the natural processes of growth …read more

Cuban American Art Exhibition

NOVEMBER 17 - 18, 2011 ROGUE SPACE / WEST CHELSEA BUILDING 508 W 26th Street, #9E/F New York. NY. 10001. Opening: Thursday November 17 (6 PM - 8 PM) Ana Maria Nardo, César Alfonso, Francisco Sánchez, Jesús Rivera Raúl Villarreal, and Walter …read more

Tomas Esson- IMPERIALISMO 2011

Ramis Barquet 532 West 24th Street New York, NY 10011 tel 212.675.3421 fax 212.675.3432 Nov. 10 - Dec. 17, 2011 Reception: Thursday, November 10, from 6 –8 PM Ramis Barquet Gallery is pleased to present IMPERIALISMO 2011, our first exhibition …read more

Wifredo Lam’s BONJOUR MONSIEUR LAM (AU COMMENCEMENT DE LA NUIT) in Latin American Art Auction at Sotheby’s, New York

New York, 16 November, 2011 7:00pm SOTHEBY'S 1334 York Avenue New York 10021 USALOT 12 WIFREDO LAM (1902-1982) BONJOUR MONSIEUR LAM (AU COMMENCEMENT DE LA NUIT) signed and dated 1959 lower right; also signed, titled, and dated 1959 on the …read more

Agustin Fernandez: New Voices Interpret an Artistic Voyage from Cuba to Paris to New York

Pinta - New York November 11, 2011 Agustin Fernandez (1928-2006) is recognized as one of the outstanding Cuban artists of his generation. This symposium aims to provide analytical perspectives on the work of this artist and its significance. Each …read more

Loredo’s ART en Tumiamiblog

Por Jesús Rosado tumiamiblog.com Jorge Moya, ese amigo entrañable, nos ha permitido acceder al material visual que CANY atesora del Padre Miguel Angel Loredo. Teníamos cierta premura reflexiva en torno a ese legado pues cuando falleció el …read more

Hard Light: The Work of Emilio Sanchez

Books and Books - Coral Gables Wednesday, October 5 at 8 PM Hard Light: The Work of Emilio Sanchez (Prestel Publishing, $45) byRafael Díazcasas, John Angeline and Rudi C. Bleys, edited by Ann Koll, is the much anticipated and beautifully compiled …read more

Thirteen paintings and works on paper by Emilio Sanchez at Frederico Sève Gallery

artdaily.org NEW YORK, NY.- Frederico Sève Gallery presents Shaping Light, an exhibition of works by Emilio Sanchez (1921-1999) featuring thirteen paintings and works on paper completed from the early to mid 1970’s. The Cuban-born American …read more

Teresita Fernández appointed to U.S. Commission on Fine Arts

September 16, 2011 (New York) -- President Barack Obama has appointed Teresita Fernández, a MacArthur Award winning visual artist, to serve on the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts, a federal panel that advises the President, Congress and …read more

Luis Gispert’s DECEPCIÓN: A New York Artist Takes the Long View of Customizer Culture

The New York Times September 21, 2011, 6:00 am By PHIL PATTON “Decepción,” the title of Luis Gisbert’s show at the uptown Mary Boone Gallery, at 745 Fifth Avenue, translates from the Spanish not to its English cognate, but more literally …read more

Mario Algaze- Throckmorton Fine Art

MARIO ALGAZE   -   FORTY YEARS November 10th – January 7th, 2012 145 EAST 57th STREET, 3RD FLOOR NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10022 TEL 212 223.1059 | FAX 212 223.1937 Opening reception: Thursday, November 10th, 2011 6-8pm. Book available: Mario …read more

Emilio Sánchez: SHAPING LIGHT, at Frederico Sève Gallery, NY

September 21 – January 28, 2012 OPENING RECEPTION September 21, 2011, 6-8 pm Frederico Sève Gallery 37 W 57th Street, 4th floor 212 334 7813New York, NY— Frederico Sève Gallery is pleased to present  is pleased to present Shaping Light, an …read more

Félix González-Torres in group show SEPTEMBER 11 at MoMA P.S.1, NY

September 11, 2011–January 9, 2012 MoMA PS1 22-25 Jackson Ave. at the intersection of 46th Ave. Long Island City, NY 11101MoMA PS1 website The attacks of September 11, 2001 were among the most pictured disasters in history, yet they remain, a …read more

Helping the Modern Get Over Itself

by Roberta Smith The Museum of Modern Art has unveiled changes in its galleries which include the addition of a painting by Cuban Grandmaster Amelia Pelaez. The permanent collection of any great museum is in a state of constant, usually subtle …read more

El Museo del Barrio Appoints Christie’s Specialist Margarita Aguilar as New Director

artdaily.com NEW YORK, NY.- El Museo del Barrio announced that it has appointed Margarita Aguilar to be its next director, beginning September 12, 2011. Aguilar, who served in the curatorial department at El Museo from 1998 to 2006, is currently …read more

Diango Hernández in group show at Alexander and Bonin, NY

Alexander and Bonin Gallery 132 Tenth Avenue New York, NY 10011Cuban artist, living  in Düsseldorf, Diango Hernández is included in a group show Colors for a new home, Signs of Love and other paintings at Alexander and Bonin, NY, and also …read more

URBAN ARCHIVES: EMILIO SANCHEZ IN THE BRONX

JUNE 26 - JANUARY 1, 2012 THE BRONX MUSEUM OF THE ARTS 1040 GRAND CONCOURSE AT 165TH STREET BRONX, NEW YORK 10456 This exhibition presents a group of works by Emilio Sanchez from The Bronx Museum of the Arts Permanent Collection, together with …read more

Guerra de la Paz in group show at Praxis International, NY

July 28 - September 10, 2011 Praxis International, NY 541 West 25th Street New York, NY 10001 tel 212 772 9478 Summer Hours Mon-Fri 10-6PM This year’s summer show is filled with a variety of works of all different mediums.  Intricate patterns, …read more

Consuelo Castañeda: la historia como retruécano del alma

By Janet Batet El Nuevo Herald, June 19, 2011 [....] En For Rent, Castañeda se apropia de su propia vivencia en tanto inmigrante y de la historia de Americas Society en la época de guerra fría. Castañeda transforma el edificio en una …read more

Gladys Triana – The Observer – May 26, 2011 at 6 PM

America's Society 68th Street and Park Avenue New York, NY A groundbreaking art film by painter, sculptor and photographer Gladys Triana, seeking to go beyond the aesthetic quality of the image to explore the fantasy of the unknown and the circle …read more

Cuban Cultural Center of NY – Art Auction

Friday June 3, 2011 7:30 PM The Spanish Benevolent Society 239 West 14th Street, NYC Featuring the most sought-after artists among collectors of Cuban art today, including: Guido Betancourt, Humberto Calzada, Luis Cruz Azaceta, and others... To …read more

Abelardo Morell – National Geographic Magazine

By Tom O’Neill Photographer Abelardo Morell's Camara obscura turns darkened rooms into magical …read more

Ernesto Pujol & Associated Performers, UteHaus Performance Group – Inhabiting the Space

Mon-Fri, 11-15 April 2011, 12-6pm & Thursday, April 14, 2011 6–9pm XtraCurricular Series Location One, New York 26 Greene Street NYC 10013 For his one-week residency at Location One, site-specific performance artist and social choreographer …read more

Angel Vapor, Liset Castillo, Ramon Williams, Tatiana Blanco, at arteaméricas 2011

March 24 to March 28, 2011 Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, FL arteamericas Gallery LMNT Booths 207/209 Miami Beach Convention Center 1901 Convention Center Dr Miami Beach, FL …read more

Maria Magdalena Pons – Sweet Sugar, Salty Tears

BY Sarah Buttenwieser | March 17, 2011 Hand/Eye Magazine, Shelter Island, NY The Introspective Art Of Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons Growing up near a now-defunct sugar factory in the town of La Vega, in the province of Matanzas, Cuba, artist Maria …read more

The Rubins- What is Cuban Art

The Rubin's are the new kids on the block of Cuban Art.  They have amassed a large collection of Contemporary Cuban Art from both inside and outside the island.  This essay wash published recently in the Huffington …read more

Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons – Art Practice as Research Blog

As a Cuban born artist, the embodied cognition that shapes the art practice of Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons is her deep cultural connections. For Pons, inquiry into cultural histories involves dealing with the way her black heritage is represented …read more

Mario Bencomo – Opalia

The Americas Collection Exhibit of Mario Bencomo's recent …read more

Demi

Salamatina Gallery Exhibit February 4 to April 2 DEMI: Some Thoughts on her Work Alejandro Anreus Although I had seen DEMI’s work in reproduction for the past decade or so, a recent direct encounter with a substantial amount of her paintings …read more

Roberto Estopiñán

(Camaguey, 1921; lives in Miami) Estopiñán worked in sculpture, drawing, and printmaking. In the 1940s, he participated in the struggle between different concepts in the field of modern sculpture in Cuba. He emigrated from Cuba in the 1960s, and …read more

Emilio Sánchez – Latin Collector, 2007

By John Angeline Art Nexus Jan - Mar 2007 Emilio Sanchez was a product of two worlds. After a youth spent in Cuba immersed in Caribbean culture, he was then immersed in the Manhattan art scene during its “triumphant” years of the 1950s, and …read more

Mario Petrirena – Collage two ways

Collage two ways: Mario Petrirena and Daniel Biddy Artists Mario Petrirena and Daniel Biddy are currently showing collages at Sandler Hudson Gallery and Barbara Archer Gallery, …read more

Enrique Gay Garcia

One of the grand masters of Cuban Art gives a rare …read more

Agustin Fernandez

Beautiful Video by Ricardo Vega, a view of a day in the life of …read more

Jose Bedia Video -On his work

In Spanish Artist Jose Bedia presents his exhibit RE-Corrido in the GE Gallery in Monterey Mexico. To view video click Read …read more

Elapso Tempore

In Spanish By: Hugo Consuegra Autobiography of artist. Hugo Consuegra was a member of  "Los Once" a group of established Cuban Artists who in the 50's started the movement of Cuban modernism. To order: [ Amazon …read more

Ofill Echevarria

Represented by Ginocchio Galeria Arquímedes 175 Polanco. 11570, Mexico, D.F. tel 52 55 5254 …read more

Hugo Consuegra

By: Lisset Martínez Herryman and Gustavo Valdés To order: …read more

Memoria – Cuban Art of the 20th Century

An encyclopaedic view of Cuban Art. Published by California International Arts Foundation By: Jose Veigas, Cristina Vives, Adolfo V. Nodal, Valia Garzón Dannys Montes de Oca To order:   [ Amazon …read more

Ana Mendieta

Ana Mendieta: Earth Body By Olga Viso To order: [ Amazon …read more

Silvia Lizama

CAMINO DE SANTIAGO: Two Perspectives Works by Laura Luna and Silvia Lizama September 11 – December 5, 2010 Opening Reception September 17, 2010 7:00 – 9:00 pm Andy Gato Gallery Barry University, Thompson Hall, 11300 NE Second Avenue, Miami …read more

Humberto Castro

Various exhibits at Virginia Miller …read more

Baruj Salinas – Caminos

DF, Mexico March 9 to April 21, 2011 Opening March 9, 2011 7:30 PM Fundación Maestro José Luis Cuevas La Academia 13, Cuauhtémoc, 06060 Centro Historico D.F. tel: 01 55 5522 0156 We are proud to announce the exhibit: CAMINOS 30 años entre …read more

Ramon Williams – Art as Knowledge – Interview

Miami Art Guide Magazine By Francis Acea Ramón Williams is an artist that shows little concern about boundaries. Formed as an art educator, his perception of art is undermined by a sense of integrality that allows him to move from one art …read more

Come together: Frances Trombly and Leyden Rodriguez-Casanova

Miami Beach, FL March 23 - June 19, 2011 Bass Museum of Art, Miami 2100 Collins Avenue (between 21st & 22nd) Miami Beach, Florida 33139 t: 305.673.7530 f: …read more

Luis Cruz Azaceta. Back in Cuban-American land – Interview

Miami Art Guide December 2010 By Francis Acea Luis Cruz Azaceta is an award-winning artist whose works have been exhibited and included in numerous collections worldwide. Being a Cuban-born who left the island in his early years to settle in …read more

Liset Castillo. Human Studies, L-M-N-T Contemporary Art Space, Miami

Through March 2011 By Matt Balmaseda The newest and arguably one of the most ambitious art spaces to hit the Wynwood neighborhood is L-M-N-T Contemporary Art Space. Run by Gino Tozzi, it is a massive 15,000 square feet establishment aimed at not …read more

Jose Bedia – The Human Touch

Fresno, CA January 21 -  April 18, 2011 FresnoArt Museum 2233 North First Street Fresno, CA 93703 559 441 4221 Thought-provoking. Challenging. Diverse. These are just a few words that describe The Human Touch: Selections from the RBC Wealth …read more

Gory (Rogelio López Marín) at Chelsea Galleria – 2004

By Irina Leyva-Pérez On April 8, the Design District’s Chelsea Gallery opened the show “A Small Retrospective” with works by Cuban photographer Rogelio López Marín (1953), known as Gory. Gory’s work in photography since the 1980s …read more

Arturo Cuenca Solo show at Galería Aroca, Miami – 2001

By Marisol Martell The outstanding feature in Arturo Cuenca’s show at the Galería Aroca, was the conceptual game between images and words. If we could see a series of places that reminded us of New York and became a sort of indirect and …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

Alejandro Aguilera at Georgia College and State University – 2006

By Ana María Fernández Alejandro Aguilera was recently invited to exhibit at Georgia College and State University by Richard Lou, a Chicano artist and the head of the art department. Lou has been developing a new curriculum and a visiting …read more

Rafael Soriano – Lowe Art Museum

Miami, FL January 27 to March 27, 2011 Rafael Soriano: Other Worlds Within, a Sixty Year Retrospective will be on view at the University of Miami Lowe Art Museum from January 29 – March 27, 2011. A preview lecture and reception will be held on …read more

Cuban Art and the National Identity: The Vanguardia Painters, 1927-1950

By:  Juan Martinez Explores the painters of the first avant garde movement. To order:  [Amazon …read more

Carmen Herrera – At 94, She’s the Hot New Thing in painting

The New York Times December 19, 2009 by Deborah Sontag Under a skylight in her tin-ceilinged loft near Union Square in Manhattan, the abstract painter Carmen Herrera, 94, nursed a flute of Champagne last week, sitting regally in the wheelchair she …read more

Rubén Torres Llorca

Arte Al Dia International Online Wednesday March 31, 2010 Praxis International Art            by Julia P. Herzberg So Quiet in Here was a memorable installation by Rubén Torres Llorca at El Museo del Barrio in New York in 1998. It was a …read more

Mario Torroella

Anton and Francoise Nelessen would like to invite you to a new exhibit featuring Mario Torroella and Johnathan Shor Preview: Friday, October 15, 2010 – 4pm to dusk Opening: Saturday, October 16, 2010 – 4pm to 8pm Reception: Sunday, October …read more

Gladys Triana

Hardcore Art Hardcore Art introduces Gladys …read more

Revisiting the past – The paintings of Gustavo Acosta

By Irina Leyva-Pérez If we look back at Gustavo’s oeuvre over a span of twenty years, we can easily recognize that he has been interested in social expressions of power. In the 1980s, when his work started receiving attention, he was using …read more

Carlos Estévez, Gory & Adrian, at Pan American Art Projects

The mystery of migrations is the title of  Carlos Estévez’s new solo exhibition of paintings. As the title indicates, Carlos is exploring the process of migrations, philosophically, existentially and physically. …read more

Carmen Herrera: Is it a dream?

December 20, 2010 The Telegraph by Helena de Bertodono After a lifetime of anonymity, the 95-year-old Carmen Herrera is suddenly one of the world's most collectible living artists. …read more

The Great Systems – Gustavo Acosta/Flights of Fancy – Carlos Gonzalez

Article appeared in Art Pulse Magazine 2009 “To soar” involves breeching the wall of the mundane to internalize, perhaps, the purest essence of our reality. Then, from above, startled by so much finiteness, we prepare for that voyage of yearning …read more

Abelardo Morell

Seeing New York Through Leonardo’s Eye Most of Abelardo Morell’s photographs are digital, but a lot of his gear is, conceptually, a millennium old. Morell is among the few contemporary masters of the camera obscura, the ancient method of …read more

Luis Cruz Aaceta at Pan American Art Projects, Miami

Pan American Art Projects is proud to announce our representation in Florida of Luis Cruz Azaceta with the inauguration of his first exhibition at our gallery from October 23rd through December 7th, 2010. The show will mark his return to the Miami …read more