Roberto Diago Querol Cuban, 1920-1955
Roberto Juan Diago y Querol
1920 - 1955
Roberto Juan Diago y Querol was a Cuban artist specializing in photography, engraving, painting and drawing.
He studied in the Escuela Nacional de Bellas Artes "San Alejandro", Havana, Cuba and founded together with Rafael Soriano, Manuel Rodulfo Tardo, José Felipe Nuñez and Juan Esnard Heydrich the Provincial School of Fine Arts in Matanzas. His grandson, Juan Roberto Diago Durruthy (born 1971) is also a Cuban painter.
Without Masks at Museo Nacional de Bellas ArtesCurated by Orlando Hernández 28 Jul - 22 Oct 2017Following successful exhibitions at the Johannesburg Art Gallery in 2010 and the UBC Museum of Anthropology, Vancouver, in 2014, the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes and the Watch Hill Foundation...
Without Masks at Museum of AnthropologyCurated by: Nuno Porto and Orlando Hernández 2 May - 2 Nov 2014University of British Columbia. Vancouver, Canada MOA opens a window into the lives and struggles of Cubans of African descent in its new exhibition Without Masks: Contemporary Afro-Cuban Art. This...
Without Masks at Johannesburg Art GalleryCurated by Orlando Hernández 23 May 2010Johannesburg Art Gallery (JAG) The first exhibition of 'Without Masks: Contemporary Afrocuban Art' was at the prestigious Johannesburg Art Gallery (JAG) in 2010. It coincided with South Africa's hosting of...
Opening of the exhibition "Without Masks: Contemporary Afro-Cuban Art" at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Havana, CubaIn Context February 5, 2021Opening of the exhibition 'Without Masks: Contemporary Afro-Cuban Art' at Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Havana, Cuba. Directed by: Eliot Fritel Interviews with: Chris von Christierson and Orlando Hernández
OBSCURITY OF ROBERTO DIAGO QUEROLBy Orlando Hernández / Translation by María Fernanda González March 1, 2021DIAGO QUEROL PHOTO: “DIAGO QUEROL PAINTING LUCIA BALLARIN’S PORTRAIT.” In 2020, the centenary of his birth, an ignominious question mark continues to loom over Roberto...
Chris von Christierson’s Decade-Long Afro-Cuban Art OdysseyBy Nicholas Forrest for Blouin Art info September 12, 2017“Without Masks” at the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes (MNBA) in Havana, Cuba is an exhibition celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Without Masks: Contemporary...