The art career of Alexandre Arrechea began twice: first around 1991 and again on 4 July 2003. (The accuracy with which the artist has recorded the second date has always aroused my curiosity). The thing is that Arrechea was not always an independent artist. For 12 years, he belonged to the famous art group called Los Carpinteros, of which Marco Castillo and Dagoberto Rodríguez were also members.
Without Masks at Museo Nacional de Bellas ArtesCurated by Orlando Hernández 28 July - 22 October 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 Johannesburg Art GalleryCurated by Orlando Hernández 23 May 2010Johannesburg Art Gallery (JAG) The first succesfully exhibition of 'Without Masks: Contemporary Afrocuban Art' was at the Johannesburg Art Gallery (JAG) in 2010, to coincide with the hosting of the...
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