Damián Pozo – Exploring alternative imaginaries

Damián Pozo – Exploring alternative imaginaries

  • dates July 19, 2024 - July 26, 2024
  • venue Online exclusive
Damián Pozo reflects on man and his system of thought to offer an artistic proposal that addresses some of the concerns of the contemporary individual. And we are not only talking about man as an isolated being, with his own micro-narratives, but as a subject that is conditioned to the norms and canons of society. The visuality of this young artist's pieces draws on aesthetic resources from comics, Japanese culture, graffiti, urban art, and even African masks. Despite exploring alternate imaginaries -as the title of this exhibition refers-, ranging from…Read more …
A Journey Into Abstraction – Cuban Contemporary Art

A Journey Into Abstraction – Cuban Contemporary Art

  • opening Thursday, May 16, 2024 - 19:00 to 21:00
  • dates May 17, 2024 - September 2, 2024
Abstraction in Cuban art has been influential since the early 20th century, with significant growth in the 1950s. Despite the passage of time, this form of expression remains vibrant in contemporary abstract art, thanks to artists who have diversified and sustained it. The works of Julia Valdés, Enrique Báster, José Omar Torres, and José Ángel Vincench create an eclectic mosaic of abstraction in Cuban contemporary art in the ArteMorfosis Event Room, offering diverse aesthetic and conceptual perspectives. The exhibition "A Journey Into Abstraction" seeks to highlight each artist's unique creativity.…Read more …
PRISMA 7 – LUMEN

PRISMA 7 – LUMEN

  • opening Opening: Friday, March 29, 2024 - 19:00 - 21:00
  • dates March 30, 2024 - April 20, 2024
Jury Selection The seventh edition of the PRISMA contest presents a comprehensive and inclusive call to Cuban photographers, inviting entries that spanned a wide range of stylistic and conceptual possibilities of manipulating photographs. This initiative by ArteMorfosis aimed to fuse technology with artistic practices, advocating for the use of digital tools not as the goal but as a means to foster the creative process. The contest emphasized the artistic transformation of photography, encouraging artists to digitally manipulate original photographs, thereby broadening the aesthetic possibilities of photography. Read more... Digital Manipulation…Read more …
Edel Fonseca

Edel Fonseca

  • opening Friday, February 9th, 2024 - 7 to 9 p.m.
  • dates February 10, 2024 - March 8, 2024
THE TRULY ESSENTIAL Cuban contemporary artist Edel Fonseca, born in Camagüey in 2004, invites us to contemplate a fundamental inquiry: What do we truly need for a fulfilling life? This enduring question, which has captivated humanity as it grapples with its own excesses, is at the heart of Fonseca's artistic exploration. VR-Exhibition For Computers | For Phones/Pads Read more... Exploring the Essentials of Life The exhibition delves deep into our constant dissatisfaction with possessions and the societal norms that dictate our desires and needs. Through 'The Truly Essential', Fonseca encourages…Read more …
Zaida del Río Awarded Premio Nacional de Artes Plásticas 2023

Zaida del Río Awarded Premio Nacional de Artes Plásticas 2023

  • opening January 12, 2024
  • dates January 12, 2024
It came as no surprise, and indeed should surprise no one, that this Friday, painter, illustrator, and printmaker Zaida del Río was honored with the National Prize for Plastic Arts. This decision has been met with applause from legions of admirers of her immensely rich body of work, marked by a strong lyrical calling. Her art is captivating in its baroque complexity and thematic breadth, standing out distinctly in the grand panorama of Cuban art. Zaida is among the most prolific and popular Cuban artists. Her influence extends beyond the…Read more …