Sergio Garcia’s Coming Art Fairs and Exhibitions « The Cuban Art Project

Sergio Garcia’s Coming Art Fairs and Exhibitions

Posted by Leticia del Monte on July 21, 2011 · Leave a Comment (Edit)

Sergio Garcia’s coming art fairs and exhibitions

Sept, 2011- Art Shangai (N.American Pavillion), Shangai,China, (solo artist booth).
Oct,  2011- Centro Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina, (solo show).
Nov,  2011- Casa Turquesa Gallery, Cancun, Mexico, (solo show).
Nov,  2011- Cara and Cabeza Contemporary, San.Francisco, Ca.
Dec,  2011- Scope Art Fair, Basel week, (L&Z Fine Art, Argentina), Miami Beach, FL.
Dec,  2011- Nada Art Fair,(Arte Puro Art Space), Miami Beach, FL.
Aug,  2011- Art Projects Gallery, “Masks”, Philadelphia, Pa.
July,  2011- Sweet Gallery, “Summer Group Show”, Naples, FL.
July,  2011- Arte Puro Gallery,“Cubanos Grandes,Pequenio Formato”, Miami Beach,FL.
Sept, 2011- Wasanga Art Space, “Cubanisimo“, Miami FL.

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SERGIO GARCIA WAS BORN ON 1959 IN HAVANA, CUBA. HE IMMIGRATED TO THE UNITED STATES WITH FAMILY IN 1961, SETTLING IN UNION CITY, NEW JERSEY, UNTIL 1969. ON THAT SAME YEAR, HE MOVED TO MIAMI, FLORIDA, WHERE SINCE THEN HE HAS LIVED AND WORKED. ESSENTIALLY SELF-TAUGHT ARTST, HE EMBRACED PAINTING AS A MEDIUM OF EXPRESSION.

HE HAS BEEN ABLE TO EXPLORE HIS PAST AND PRESENT BY MEANS OF ART. CONSTANTLY STRUGGLING WITH SUCH ISSUES AS SOCIAL, AND POLITICAL ENVIRONMENTS, THE HUMAN CONDITION AND PERSONAL IDENTITY. AS PART OF A NEW GENERATION OF ARTISTS, HE CHALLENGES HIS OWN PASSIONS, OBSESSIONS AND FEARS; THE CONFRONTATION OF DUALITIES, OF BI-CULTURAL REALITIES AND DECEPTIONS.

A SELECTED RESUME OF HIS EXHIBITIONS INCLUDE:

  • VENICE BIENNAL, ITALY
  • BEIJING BIENAL,CHINA
  • 1st TRIENALL OF CONT.CARIBBEAN ART, DOM.REP.
  •  MUSEO DE ARTE CONTEMPORANEO REP.DOMINICANA
  • ;MUSEUM OF ART GENEVA, SWITZERLAND
  • ; MUSEUM OF LATIN AMERICAN ART (MOLLA), LONG BEACH, CA.
  •  MUSEO DE LAS AMERICAS, MADRID, SPAIN
  •  MUSEO ZAMBRANO, VELEZ-MALAGA, SPAIN
  •  MUSEUM OF ART, FT. LAUDERDALE, FL
  • LOW ART MUSEUM, CORAL GABLES, FL.
  • HIGHLAND MUSEUM OF THE ARTS (M.O.T.A.), SEBRING, FL
  • FREEDOM TOWER MUSEUM, MIAMI, FL
  • TEMPLE UNIVERSITY GALLERY, ROME, ITALY
  • UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO SPRINGS, CO.
  •  UNIVERSITY OF MILWAUKEE, MILWAUKEE, WI.
  • APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY, BOONE, N. CAROLINA
  •  SAINT PETERSBURG CENTER FOR THE ARTS, FL.
  •  MANATEE COLLEGE, BRADENTON, FL.
  • PALM BEACH COMM. COLLEGE, PALM BEACH, FL.
  •  ART AND CULTURAL CENTER OF HOLLYWOOD, HOLLYWOOD, FL.
  •  DAMIEN B. CONT. ART CENTER, MIAMI, FL.
  • THE IGNATION CENTER FOR THE ARTS, MIAMI, FL.
  • SOUTH FLORIDA ART CENTER, MIAMI BEACH, FL.
  • MIAMI DADE COLLEGE. MIAMI, FL.
  •  SAINT THOMAS UNIVERSITY, MIAMI, FL.
  • STATE CAPITOL, TALLAHASSEE, FL.
  • SLICK ART FAIR, PARIS, FR
  • ART MIAMI, ARTE AMERICA,MIAMI, FL
  • BRIDGE ART FAIR, MIAMI, FL
  • ARTE-AHORA ART FAIR, CHICAGO, IL
  • FIART FAIR,REP.DOMINICANA

HIS WORK IS IN MUSEUM, PRIVATE AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS THROUGHOUT THE U.S. AND EUROPE. GARCIA IS A RECIPIENT OF SEVERAL AWARDS AND HONORS AND HAS BEEN THE SUBJECT OF NUMEROUS ARTICLES IN MAJOR PUBLICATIONS AND HAS LECTURED AT UNIVERSITIES AND GALLERIES, WHICH HAVE RENDERED HIM ONE THE LEADING CUBAN-AMERICAN ARTISTS IN THE UNITED STATES.

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  Publications

New book release:

“Cuban Artists of the Diaspora, Raising the Tent“,

by: Andrea O’Reilly Herrera,University of Texas Press.

www.wix.com/newpaintings/sergiogarcia

FaceBook: Sergio Garcia Artist
“for a seed to exist, a flower must die”


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