Artists

Alexandre Arrechea

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Alexandre Arrechea

conversation in Vienna

2012

stainless steel

60 x 177 x 35 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

Conversation in Vienna (detail)

2012

Stainless Steel

60 x 177 x 35 cm

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1+ 1 = 3

2020

Watercolor on paper

33 x 45 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

dancing Neighbors (detail)

2010

watercolor on paper

228 x 142 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

Dancing Neighbors

2010

Watercolor on Paper

228 x 142 cm

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Habana Madrid

2018

watercolor on paper

80 x 131 cm

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Meat and Music [Open Spaces Kansas City]

2018

Stainless steel, Aluminum,Glass, High density polyurethane

130″ x 60″ x 60″ / 330 x 152 x 152 cm

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Poeta Urbano

2018

watercolor on paper

170x 130 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

Estado Policial

2018

Watercolor on paper

77 x 57 cm

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Cuidados Intensivos

2018

watercolor on paper

77 x 57 cm

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Arco de triunfo

2018

watercolor on paper

77 x 57 cm

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Asuntos Públicos

2018

Watercolor on paper

77 x 57 cm

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Higienópolis 1

2018

Watercolor on paper

77 x 57 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

Infinito E

2018

Bronze

50 cm ø

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Maza [EA+1]

2018

Steel, lacquer.

100 x 120 x 10 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

Tormenta en el salón (rojo)

2017

watercolor on paper

130 x 190 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

Sherry Netherland (red)

2012

watercolor on paper

170 x 130 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

a few days before katrina

2008

watercolor on paper

114 x 230 cm

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Katrina Chairs (Coachella)

2016

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Volcano

2016

Watercolor on paper

213 x 448 cm / 84 x 176 in

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Structure

2016

Watercolor on Paper

342 x 213 cm

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Jerarquias Negadas

2016

Watercolor on Paper

77 x 57 cm

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Luna (detail)

2015

laqued wood & plexy

120 x 120 x 21 cms

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Alexandre Arrechea

luna

2015

Laqued wood & plexy

120 x 120 x 21 cms

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Alexandre Arrechea

La seducción del fragmento

2015

watercolor on Paper

211 x 237 cms

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Palabras olvidadas

2015

watercolor on Paper

723 x 18 cms

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Sun

2015

Watercolor on Paper

213 x 228 cms

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Alexandre Arrechea

Mapa del Silencio II

2015

exhibition view

Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, La Habana

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Mapa del Silencio

2015

Museo nacional de Bellas Artes de La Habana

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Maza Alamar

2015

watercolor on Paper

125 x 480 cms

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La Cantidad Hechizada

2015

Watercolor on Paper

228 x 213 cm

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Empire

2015

watercolor on Paper

245 x 132 cm

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Atomización (Fachada edificio España)

2015

Watercolor on Paper

342 x 213 cms

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The Map I

2014

watercolor on Paper

342 x 360 cms

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Maza-Alamar

2014

Steel lacquer and wood

150 x 80 x 30 cms

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Alexandre Arrechea

Free Entrance

2006

Acuarela sobre lapel /Watercolor on paper

78 x 225 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

Perpetual Free Entrance

2006

wood, 3 plasma TV, video & audio installation [Museo Patio Herreriano, Valladolid]

1100 x 400 x 250 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

Fanático

2013

Madera y pintura para pizarra / Wood & blackboard paint

170 x 100 x 6 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

The Fans

2013

Acuarela sobre Papel /Watercolor on paper

245 x 130 cm

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Broken linen

2007

Acuarela sobre Papel /Watercolor on paper

245 x 130 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

Home

2008

Acuarela sobre Papel /Watercolor on paper

240 x 114 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

Puntos de comprobación

2007

Watercolor on Paper

170 x 114 cms

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French Door

2012

Watercolor on Paper

240 x 150 cms

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No limits [flat iron]

2013

stainless steel

400 x 150 x 50 cms

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No Limits [Park Av project II]

2013

stainless steel

600 x 250 x 100 cms

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No Limits [Park Av project]

2013

stainless steel

400 x 250 x 50 cms

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Alexandre Arrechea

El viento, la ventana, y mi balcón ya no son los mismos

2012

Watercolor on Paper

240 x 130 cms

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Alexandre Arrechea

La ciudad que dejó de Bailar

2009

Watercolor on paper

70 x 100 cms

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Alexandre Arrechea

Laberinto cuervo

2008

Watercolor on paper

Diptych: 240 x 200 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

Wounded Soldier

2011

Aluminum

170 x 150 x 20 cm

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Alexandre Arrechea

Fish and Chips

2006

Watercolor on paper

114 x 114 cm

Alexandre Arrechea,
Trinidad, Cuba , 1970, Living and Work in Madrid

Graduated from the “Instituto Superior de Arte (ISA)” in Havana in 1994. For twelve years he was a member of the art collective Los Carpinteros, until he left the group in July of 2003 to continue his career as a solo Artist.

Solo Exhibitions (selection)

2019 • Superficies em conflicto, Galeria Nara Roesler, Rio de janeiro.
• Corners, Nara Roesler Gallery, New York.
• Obsesiones y acumulaciones: el gabinete del artista, Estudio Figueroa-Vives and the Norwegian Embassy in Cuba, Havana, Cuba

2018 • Higienopolis, Galería Casado Santapau, Madrid.
• Uninhabited Order, Fredric Snitzer, Miami.

2017 • La Mar de Músicas, Palacio Molina, Cartagena, Murcia.
• Refazer , Roesler Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2016 • Tied Stone, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami
• “Jerarquias Negadas” Galería Habana, La Habana, Cuba
• "O Objeto Vital” > [Los Carpinteros > Arrechea/Castillo/Rodriguez], Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, São Paulo, Brazil.

2015 • Fragment Seduction, Galeria Casado Santapau , Madrid. Spain
• Mapa del Silencio, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes de La Habana,Cuba.

2014 • Magnan Metz Gallery , N.Y.

2013 • Park Avenue Mall Project, New York, NY.
DOS · Galería Casado Santapau, Madrid. Spain.
• No limits , Phillips, New York.

2012 • Building Bacardi: Architecture, Art and Identity, Coral Gables Museum, Miami, FL
• Skyline Adrift: Cuban Art and Architecture, Architecture OMI, Ghent, NY
• Twisted Horizon, Magnan Metz Gallery, New York, NY

2011 • The Sacrificed Object, Casado Santapau Gallery, Madrid Spain

2010 • Global Africa Project, Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY
• Orange Tree, Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY
• Evasive, Galerie Suzanne Tarasieve, Paris, France
• Elasticity, Magnan Metz Gallery, New York, NY
• The Rules Of Play, Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah and Atlanta, GA
• Ideational Architecture, Barnsdall Park, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, CA
• Alexandre Arrechea @ Ice Box Project Space in conjunction with Philagrafika
2010, Philadelphia, PA
• La ciudad que dejó de bailar, Casado Santapau Gallery, Madrid, Spain
• Black Sun, NASDAQ Billboard, Times Square Arts, Time Square, NY

2009 • Everything, Something, Nothing, CAB de Burgos, Burgos, Spain
• A Day After The Future, Galeria Villa Manuela, Havana, Cuba

2008 • Suicide landscape, [May 13] Casado-Santapau Gallery, Madrid
• American University Museum at the Katzen, Washington, DC

2007 • What Could Happen If I Lie? Magnan Projects, New York, NY
• Scalpel and Cotton, Contemporary Links 5, San Diego Museum of
Art, San Diego, CA
• Defeated Space, Casado Santapau Gallery, Madrid, Spain

2006 • Perpetual Free Entrance, Patio Herreriano, Valladolid, Spain
• The Limit, Mary Goldman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
• Alarma, Special Project Booth, ART212 (shown by Magnan Projects),
New York, NY

2005 • DUST, Magnan Projects, New York, NY
POLVO, Miramar Trade Center, Havana, Cuba
• Three New Spaces, PULSE Art Fair (shown by Magnan Projects), Miami, FL
• Raúl Cordero, Felipe Dulzaides, Alexandre Arrechea en la Casa de las Américas,
Casa de las Americas, Havana, Cuba

2004 • Dos Nuevos Espacios, Espacio Aglutinador, Havana, Cuba
• Arte Público, Mark Selwyn Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
• Sudor, Proyecto de arte público, Havana, Cuba

Group Exhibitions (selection)

2018
•Here We Meet, (co-produced with Kadist art Fondation)Galaxy Museum of Contemporary Art (Chongqing, China).
•Gwangju Biennale, Korea
•Construções sensíveis – A experiência geométrica latino-americana na coleção Ella Fontanals-Cisneros. Itinerant exhibition: Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil – Belo Horizonte (CCBB-BH), Belo Horizonte/MG, Brazil; Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil – Rio de Janeiro (CCBB-RJ), Rio de Janeiro/RJ, Brazil.
•The World’s Game: Fútbol and Contemporary Art,PAMM

2017
•On the Horizon: Contemporary Cuban Art from the Jorge M. Pérez Collection, PAMM, Miami.
• Adiós Utopia: Dreams and Deceptions in Cuban Art Since 1950, Houston Museum Fine Arts.

2016
• Q & A Nine Cuban Artists, Miami Dade College / Museum of Art + Design, Miami
• Katrina Chairs (art project), Coachella valley Music & Art festival, California .
• La Madre de Todas las Artes, Centro Wifredo lam, La Habana , Cuba.

2015
• Q&A, Contemporary Cuban Artist, IDB Cultural Center , Washington.
• Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami.
• Boghossian Foundation – Villa Empain . Brussels

2014 •Somos, sois, eres, soy: 4 lecturas de lo humano en la Colección Museo Würth, La Rioja.

2013 • Against The Grain: Wood in Contemporary Art, Craft & Design,
Museum of Arts and Design, NY.
• ¡Oye, Mira! Reflective Approaches in Contemporary Latin American Video Art,
San Francisco Art Institute , San Francisco, CAL.

2012 • Against The Grain: Wood in Contemporary Art, Craft & Design,
MINT Museum, NY
• Message from La Habana: Seven Contemporary Cuban Artists,
Zane Bennett Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
• 11th Havana Biennial, Havana, Cuba
• Who More Sci-Fi Than Us?, Kunsthal KAdE, The Netherlands

2011 • 54 Biennial de Venezia, Venice, Italy
• Hola Havana, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Brooklyn, NY
• Cuba Now, 21c Museum, Louisville, KY
•The Draughtsman’s Contract Curator Carlos Garaicoa’s Studio. Madrid, Spain
•Fear, Salon de Vortex, Ithakis 24, Kipseli, Athens, Greece

2010 • Global Africa Project, Museum of Art and Design, New York, NY
• No Longer Empty, Dumbo Arts Festival, Brooklyn, NY
• PortugalArte 10, Lisbon, Portugal
• Announcing Magnan Metz, Magnan Metz Gallery, New York, NY
• EN OTRA DIMENSIóN, Galeria Habana, Havana, Cuba
• Does The Angle Between Two Walls Have A Happy Ending?,
Galeria Federica Schiavo, Rome
XXXI Biennial de Pontevedra UTROPICOS, Centro America y
CaribeSexto Edifico Museo de Pontevedra, Pontevedra, Spain

2009 • Moscow Biennial of Contemporary Art, Russia
• Thessaloniki Biennial of Contemporary Art, Greece
• 10th Havana Biennial, Havana, Cuba

2008 • Prospect.1 New Orleans, New Orleans, LA
MACO 23-27/ 04/ 2008 México International Art Fair, Centro Banamex,
México D.F.
• Informed by Function, Lehman College Art Gallery Bedford Park Boulevard West,
Bronx, N.Y. USA, ARCO, 2008
• “Cuba: Artists Experience Their Country,” Hunterdon Museum, NJ
• Elefante Negro, Museo Diego Rivera, Anahuacalli, [January 26] Mexico D.F.

2007 • MOMA N.Y. New Perspectives in Latin American Art
• Tomorrow, Artsonje Center and Kumho Museum of Art, Seoul, Korea
• Caribbean Encounters, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
• Killing Time, An exhibition of Cuban Artists from the 1980’s to the Present,
Exit Art, New York, NY
• Cintas Fellowship Finalist Exhibition, The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum at
Florida International University, Miami, FL
• We Are Your Future, Special Project at the 2nd Moscow Biennial of the Fine Arts,
Moscow, Russia

2006 • IMPAKT FESTIVAL, Central Museum, Louis Hartlooper Complex, Utrecht, Holland
Taipei Biennial, Taipei, China
FATAMORGANA, Haifa Museum of Art, Haifa, Israel
ULTRA BRAG, 2nd Volta Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland

2005 • 51 Biennial de Venecia, Venice, Italy*
• Out of Place-Works on Paper, Mary Goldman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
• Scope: Contemporary Cuban Video/Film, co–presented by Emmedia
Gallery and May Works Festival, Calgary, Canada
• Inaugural Exhibition, Magnan Projects, New York, NY
• Salon de arte contemporaneo, Centro de desarrollo de las artes visuales,
La Habana, Cuba

2004 • Video Rampage: Resurrected!, video in Vancouver, Canada Video In
Studios/Satellite, Video Exchange Society, Vancouver, Canada
• Ay, Mami! Programe of Cuban video, Liverpool Biennal, UK
Festival of Independent Film & Video, Toronto, Canada

Collections

MoMA, Museum of Modern Art,New York, NY
MOCA,Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
LACMA, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
Fidelity Art Collection, London, England
Artist Pension Trust, New York, NY
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Arizona State University, ASU, Art Museum, Tempe, AZ
Museo Reina Sofía, Madrid, Spain
Centro Cultural Arte Contemporáneo A.C., Mexico City, Mexico
Cincinnati Museum of Contemporary Art, Cincinnati, OH
CIFO, Cisneros Fontanals Art Foundation, Miami, FL.
Daros Collection, Zurich, Switzerland
Ellipse Foundation, Portugal, Spain
Fredrick Weissman Foundation, Beverly Hills, CA
Fundación ARCO, Madrid, Spain
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, LACMA, CA
Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany
The Margulies Collection, Miami, FL
Museo Extremeño e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporáneo MEIAC, Badajoz, Spain
Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, La Habana, Cuba
The Richard B. Sachs Collection, New York, NY
San Diego Art Museum, CA
Thyssen-Bornemisza Contemporary Art Foundation, Vienna, Austria
Ulrich Museum, Wichita State University, KS
University Art Museum, University of California at Santa Barbara, CA
MUDAM Luxembourg, Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean, Luxembourg.
MAM. Museo de Arte de Miami, Florida.USA
Artnow International, San Francisco, CA
CAB (Cento de Arte Burgos) Burgos, Spain
Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn, USA
The Farber Collection, USA
Museo del Barrio. New York. NY. USA
Fort Lauderdale Museum, Miami, USA
Arizona State University, ASU Art Museum, Arizona, USA
Würth Museum, La Rioja, España.
Pizzuti Collection, Ohio. USA
Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM), Miami.USA

Awards and Residencies

2016
Space defeated, Alexandre Arrechea, artist, in conversation with Michelle Bird, curatorial assistant, department of French paintings, national Gallery of Art, Washington DC, USA

2015
Prize. Cuban artist of the year, Farber Foundation, Havana, Cuba

2013
NOLIMITS – Park Avenue Mall, New York, USA

2011
Defeated Space, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, USA

2005
Braziers International. Oxfordshire, United Kingdom

2002
Artist in residence, The Baltic Center for Contemporary Art, New Castle, United Kingdom

2000
Prize. Fomento de las Artes, UNESCO, 7th Havana Biennial, Havana, Cuba
1997
First Prize, Contemporary Art-People’s Award, El Mundo Magazine, Argentaria Foundation. ARCO Fair, Madrid, Spain
1995-6
Endowment. Departamento de Exposiciones y Colecciones Ministerio de Cultura Español, Madrid, Spain.