Haciendo presión

Posted on Apr 23, 2012
Haciendo presión

Haciendo presión Using pressure is a group exhibition of contemporary Cuban printmaking at the 11th Havana Biennial organized and curated by the artists. It will take place in the Cabaña, at the K13 – K14 flags. This exhibition looks at what is happening in current Cuban printmaking from artists who have matured in the past 15 years, a generation that gives continuity and vindication to Cuban printmaking. In recent decades, […]

Suenos de la Bienal

Posted on Apr 4, 2012

I wish I could be at the 11th Havana Biennial this May. Instead, I am here in Western Mass dreaming of art in Cuba. The theme for the Biennial this year is: ‘Artistic Practices and the Social Imaginary’. Cuban Art News has couple of great articles about the 115 invited artists and 10 curatorial projects […]

Rare Beauty: Contemporary Visions in Book Arts, installation photos

Posted on Feb 27, 2012

I have the installation photographs on the Red Trillium Press Flickr page of the exhibition Rare Beauty: Contemporary Visions in Book Arts, a group exhibition featuring the work of Steven Daiber, Pati Scobey, and Barb Tetenbaum, Julie Chen, Kathy Kuehn, and Wilber H. Schilling at the Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford. Sadly some of the images for Kathy’s work had […]

50th anniversary of the Cuban Embargo

Posted on Feb 11, 2012

It is hard to imagine the 50th anniversary of the Cuban Embargo / Blockade by signed by John Kennedy arrived this week on February 3rd. The Center for Democracy in the Americas gives us a brief history and helps conceptualize the complexity of a truly strange policy that belongs buried with the dinosaurs. Janette Brossard’s […]

Rare Beauty: contemporary artists’ books

Posted on Feb 7, 2012

Please join Red Trillium Press Thursday February 9 at the Hartford Art School for opening of Rare Beauty. The University of Hartford’s Joseloff Gallery at the Hartford Art School is proud to present the exhibition Rare Beauty: Contemporary Visions in Book Arts, a group exhibition featuring the work of six distinguished printmakers and book artists, […]

Cuban Artists’ books at Holy Cross

Posted on Feb 7, 2012

There are two interesting exhibits up at Holly Cross in Worcester, MA. Painting Borges: Art Interpreting Literature and the Wake Forest exhibition of Cuba artists books and prints that has been traveling the country- Cuban Artists’ Books and Prints. Ibrahim Miranda’s Historia de Baymonth and Olympia Ortiz’ El paraguas are a couple of the books […]

Rompecabezas: Identidad

Posted on Nov 23, 2011

The exhibition Rompecabezas: Identidad,  with Ibrahim Miranda is on display through November 30 at Galeria Servando, 23 y 10, Havana. Ibrahim and I have started a collaboration using the 1979 Atlas de Cuba we are so fond of. I sent three altered atlases to him this fall and curious to see what returns. We are looking for people traveling […]

Open Forum on El muro at Smith College

Posted on Sep 27, 2011

Thursday September 28 | Smith College Museum of Art (SCMA) Open Forum on El muro Exhibition 4-6 PM Carroll Room, Campus Center Lester Tomé, Asst. Professor of Dance History and Theory, and Odette Casamayor-Cisneros, Assistant Professor of Spanish/Puerto Rican & Latino Studies, University of Connecticut-Storrs share their personal responses to El muro, photographs of gay and transgendered life […]

Please join Red Trillium Press this fall in NYC, Havana and NoHo

Posted on Sep 25, 2011

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 28 Join Eduardo Hernández Santos and Red Trillium Press for an: Open Forum on El muro Exhibition 4-6 PM Carroll Room, Campus Center, Smith College, Northampton, MA SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1 Join Red Trillium Press for a discussion on Book Arts in Latin America at: THE NY ART BOOK FAIR 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 […]

Intern project this winter-

Posted on Mar 9, 2011

I have been very fortunate to have the help of four interns this year. In the fall of 2010 Gina DeLuca (Smith College) worked on loading images from the CDs of Cuban artists and art students on the RTP web site and Flickr. During the winter of 2011 Amber Sinicrope (Smith College) created an inventory […]