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Sandra Ramos

1969
Sandra Ramos 1969 Born in Havana, Cuba
1983 Elemental School of Plastic Arts "20 de Octubre", Havana, Cuba
1988 San Alejandro Academy, Havana, Cuba
1993 Superior Institute of Art ISA, Havana, Cuba
1993-96 Appointment to teach engraving at the ISA, Havana, Cuba
1996 Curatorial Assistant: Event of "La Huella Multiple", Havana, Cuba
1998 Imparts workshop "Le Vetement comme Autoportrait" at the Ecole deux Beaux Arts. Paris, France
Curatorial Assistant: La Huella Multiple, Havana, Cuba
1999 Imparts workshop Children's Creation "Box of Wishes" in Barbican Centre. London, England.
Imparts workshop Children's Creation "Yemaya-Goddess of the Sea" in Barbican Centre. London, England.
2000 Curator of "Vidas Paralelas Exhibition", collateral to the VII Havana Biennial. Havana, Cuba
2001 Curatorial Assistant: "La Huella Multiple" in Flatbed Galleries. Austin Texas, USA.
2002 Curatorial Assistant: "La Huella Multiple". Havana, Cuba

Invited by various institutions and universities in Cuba, USA, England, France,
Spain, Japan, Mexico and Venezuela to make lecture about Cuban art and artist's work.
(!)Click image to see original size of each work.


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La Maldita circunstancia
del Agua por todas partes, 1993
La Mano de Dios, 2001
Triste Tristeza, 2001
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La Historia de las Islas, 1997
Prisionero del Agua, 1997 Retrato del Naufragio, 1997

Sandra Ramos Catalogue here

Previous projects:

2002 April: La Huella Multiple. Sobreviviendo in Havana.
2002 May: Solo Exhibition "Espejismos" Recente Works" in Promo-Arte Latin American Art Gallery. Tokyo, Japan.
2002 September: Utopia-Post Utopia. Video and Photo Exhibition in the State University of New York, USA curator Helaine Posner.
2002 October: What a Wonderful World: The Cuban Missile Crisis and the Gold War in Arizona State University Museum. Curator: Marilyn Zeitlin. Phoenix, USA.

Solo Exhibitions
1993 "Con mi cruz a cuestas" in Nina Manocal Gallery. Mexico D.F.
"manera de matar las soledades" in Art Visual Development Center. Havana, Cuba
1994 "Con mi cruz a cuestas" homage to Jose Marti at the Jose Marti Cultural Center. Mexico D.F.
1995 Sandra Ramos recent works in 420x20 Gallery. Arhem, Holand.
"Cruzar las agues" in Ludwing Foundation of Cuba, Restoration and Museum Skill National Center and Santa Clara Convent. Havana, Cuba.
"Cruzar las agues" in Stadtische Burggalerie. Burg Stolberg. Aachen. Germany.
"Criatura de Isla" in Nina Menocal Gallery. Mexico D.F.
"Naufragos de orilla" in Le Pneumatique Nantaise. Havana, Cuba
1997 Sandra Ramos Exhibition at INAX Corp. Show Room. Sapporo, Japan
"Autoreconocimiento del pez" in Nina Menocal Gallery. Mexico D.F.
1998 "Dos Cubanas Sonadoras" in Space 21 Gallery. Tokyo, Japan
1999 "Inmersiones y Enterramientos" in Nina Menocal Gallery. Mexico D.F.
"Inmersiones y Enterramientos" in Havana Gallery. Havana, Cuba
2002 "Espejismos" Recente Works" in Promo-Arte Latin American Art Gallery. Tokyo, Japan.
2003 "Shipwreck ?" in Gallery 23 & 12 (? biennial of Havana). Cuba
"Shipwreck" Citizen Gallery. Texas, USA
"Premonitioned Insomnia" in Promo-Arte Latin American Art Gallery. Tokyo, Japan.
"Engravings by Alicia Candiani and Sandra Ramos" in Casas de Americas, Havana, Cuba
"Testament of fish" Casas Riegner Gallery, Miami, USA
"Promise" in Casa de Americas, Havana, Cuba
2004 "Lesson of darkness" in Havana Gallery, Havana, Cuba
"See of sorrows" in the Fraser Gallery, Washington, USA
"Elsa Mora & Sandra Ramos" in PanAmerican Art Gallery, Texas,USA
2005 "Lesson of darkness" in Animation Culture Center of San Antonio Maria Claret, in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
2006 "Escape" in C5 Collection Gallery, in Santiago de Compostela, Spain
"From dawn to nightfall" in Promo-Arte Latin American Art Gallery. Tokyo, Japan.
"Sandra Ramos Fast-Forward ?" in ICAIC Film Culture Center, Havana, Cuba
"Creature of island" in Contemporary Art Space, Spain
"Engravings by Sandra Ramos" in Maison Rodolphe-Duguay, Quebec, Canada
2007 "Sandra Ramos-Aimée García" in The Fraser Gallery, Washington, USA
"Sandra Ramos-Erica Kaminishi" Exhibition in Promo-Arte Latin American Art Gallery. Tokyo, Japan.
"New Wave from Cuba" in Promo-Arte Latin American Art Gallery. Tokyo, Japan.
2008 "Inside of sea" in Matanzas Art Gallery, Matanza, Cuba
2009 "The ruins of Utopia" in Villa Manuela Gallery, Cuba

Group Exhibitions
1988 National Salon of Art Teaching Academy of San Alejandro. Hvana, Cuba
1989 Second Creation Festival at the Superior Institute of Art. Havana, Cuba
Third Havana Biennial at the Superior Institute of Art. Havana, Cuba
1990 "La Joven Estampa" of International Competition of Prints at Casa de las Americas. Havana, Cuba.
Creative workshop "La Joven Estampa" at Colonial Art Museum. Havana, Cuba.
1991 Bharat Bhavan Second International Biennial of Engraving. Bhopal, India
Cuban Contemporary Prints of Forth Biennial of Havana at the Colonial Art Museum. Havana, Cuba.
International Competition of "Intercambio de Pequenas Estampas CIPE" in Francisco Javier Baez Gallery. Havana, Cuba.
1992 Youth engravers in Luz y Oficios Art Center. Havana, Cuba
"La Magia del Mestiere" in Stanza Convent of San Paolo. Parma, Italy.
"Estampa de La Habana"in Havana Experimental Workshop of Engraving. Havana, Cuba.
"Latinoamerican Engravings" in Alejadro Otero Museum. Caracas, Venezuela.
1993 "La Joven Estampa" at the International Competition of Print in National Museum of Fine Arts Palace. Havana, Cuba
First International Biennial of Prints. Maastricht, Holand.
National Salon of Prints at the Luz y Oficios Arts Center. Havana, Cuba
Creative Graphics 93. Seventh International Triennial of Prints in Alvar Aalto Museum. Finland.
30 years Anniversary of Havana Experimental Workshop of Prints in National Museum and Fine Arts Palace. Havana, Cuba.
1994 Fifth Havana Biennial in La otra orilla, Castillo del Morro. Havana, Cuba
"Entornos y Circunstancias" by Lodwig Forum. Aachen, Germany.
International Salon of Contemporary Prints at Velasquez Palace and Retiro Park. Madrid, Spain.
"Vindicacion del Grabado" in Luz y Oficios Arts Center. Havana, Cuba.
1995 "Ahora Mismo" Cuban Contemporary Art. Gainsville, Florida University. USA
Guadalajara Art Fair through Nina Menocal Gallery. Mexico.
New Art from Cuba by Whitechapel Art Gallery. London and House Museum and Gallery Castle San Carliste. England.
Cuban Art by Sport Nippon Gallery. Tokyo, Japan
Cargo Group Fifth International Biennial of Art at International Art Center. Marsella, France.
National Salon of Arts at National Museum of Fin Art Palace. Havana, Cuba.
Nineth Prints Exhibition at Muestra America. Curitiba, Brazil.
Latin American Contemporary Art from Havana to Sao Paolo at Haus del Culturen del Welt. Berlin, Germany.
Kuba Kunst Heute. Grafiksammlung Schreiner. Grafikmuseum Stiftung Schreiner. Bad Steben, Germany.
1996 "Mundo sonado" Cuban Youth Plastics Caballerizas Pavilion at the Casa de las Americas. Madrid, Spain.
"Nuevo Arte de Cuba y Mexico" in Nina Menocal-David Floria Gallery and parallel exhibition in Woody Creck and Colorado, USA.
ARCO Galeria Acacia. Madrid, Spain.
Ludwig Collection at Ludwig Forum. Aachen, Germany.
"La Huella Multiple" in Visual Art Development Center. Havana, Cuba
International Art Fair of Guadalajara Nina Menocal Gallery. Mexico D.F.
"Woman Beyon Borders" Santa Barbara contemporary Arts Forum, California, USA; I.C.C. Contemporary Art Gallery. Jerusalen, Israel; Kunstlerahaus Graz, Austria.
1997 Sogn og Fjordane Kunstnarsenter, Festival Utstilllinga 97. Finland.
"Art in Otro" Nina Menocal Gallery at the International Art Fair of Guadalajara. Mexico D.F.
Hidden Art of the Revolution in Contemporary Fine Art and Sin tiempo Fine Art. Toronto, Canada.
"Zona Vedada" collateral to the VI Havana Biennial. 8 y 13 Vedado. Havana, Cuba.
"Utopian Territories" New Art from Cuba by Belkin Art Gallery, British Colombian University. Vancouver, Canada.
Creative Graphics '97 at the 8th International Print Triennial. Alvaro Aalto Museum, Finland.
"Mieles del Silencio" by Galeria Latinoamericana and Casa de las Americas. Havana, Cuba.
1998 National Salon of Plastic Arts at Visul Arts Development Center. Havana, Cuba.
"Cuban Contemporary Art" at Urasoe Museum of Art in Okinawa; Hillside Forum Daikanyama in Tokyo and Iwaki City Cultural Hall in Fukushina. Japan.
"Cuban Artists" at Wifredo Lam Center. Havana, Cuba.
"De Discretas Autorias", New Poems from Cuba and Venezuela at Mario Abreu Contemporary Art Museum. Maracai, Venezuela.
"Caribbean Art" Museo Extremeno e Iberoamericano de Arte Contemporaneo MEIAC. Bodajos, Spain.
"Coquito con Mortadella" Italy/Cuba Cultural Interaction Project ISA. Havana, Cuba.
"La Isla a Flote" by Der Brucke Gallery. Buenos Aires, Agentine.
"Comment peut on etre cubain?" Maison de la Amerique Latine. Paris, France.
"Lo major del '97" by Nina Menocal Gallery. Mexico D.F.
Art Miami '99 Nina Menocal Gallery. Miami, USA.
1999 "Trabajando Pa'l ingle" by Concourse Galery in Barbican Center. London, England.
"La Huella Multiple" in Visual Arts Development Center. Havana, Cuba.
"Metaforas" Commentaries in San Francisco University. San Francisco, USA.
Art Miami '99 Nina Menocal Gallery. Miami, USA.
Art Chicago '99 Nina Menocal Gallery. Chicago, USA.
ARCO Fair Nina Menocal Gallery. Madrid, Spain.
"New Year Message from Cuba" by Promo-Arte Latin American Art Gallery. Tokyo, Japan.
2000 "Vidas Paralelas" Collateral exposition to the Seventh Havana Biennial. Havana, Cuba.
"Permanecer" in Aglutinador Space. Havana, Cuba.
"Hidden Images" Works on paper by Contemporary Cuban Artists. Zoeller Arts Center. Lehigh University Art Galleries. Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA.
"La gente en casa" Seventh Havana Biennial at the Fine Art National Museum. Havana, Cuba.
Contemporary Cuban Art Auction at Casa de las Americas during Seventh Havana Biennial. Havana, Cuba.
MOCA Art Auction at Contemporary Art Museum MOCA. Los Angeles, USA.
"Cuba 2000" by Commines Space Gallery. Paris, France.
"La Isla, La Bandera, Symbols of Nationhood in Cuban Art" at the Center for Cuban Studies Art Space. USA.
Latin American and Caribbean Contemporary Art "Today" at Miura Museum of Art in Matsuyama, Japan.
Art Chicago Nina Menocal Gallery. Chicago, USA.
"Les Cubain sont arrives" FIAC 2000 Nina Menocal Gallery. France.
"Salon de Invierno" Second San Alejandro Academy graduated meeting at Visul Arts Development Center. Havana, Cuba.
"Transfhorma" Carmen Montilla de Tinoco Cultural House. Havana, Cuba.
"Primer Encuentro de Performance". Cienfuegos, Cuba.
"De Valija en Cuba" in Regional Plastic Arts Center of Luz y Oficios. Havana, Cuba.
"Intercambio sin ser conocido" Intercultural proyecto Cuba-Germany at Humbolt House. Havana, Cuba.
World of Afro-Cuban Art at Artium Art Gallery. Fukuoka, Japan.
2001 ARCO International Art Fair, Gal. Havana. Madrid, Spain.
"Hello Cuba" Breaking Barries Contemporary Cuban Art Sep/2001-Jan/2002 at MOAS.
The Mary Brogan Museum of Art and Science. Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
Casas Riegner Gallery. Miami, USA.
"Grabado sobre una superficie historica" Faculty of Art in Havana University. Havana, Cuba.
"Viva Cuba" by Alva Gallery, New London. Connecticut, USA.
Contemporary Cuban Prints at Cuban Art Space. New York, USA.
"Suceden los Espejos" at Jose Marti Memorial. Havara, Cuba.
"La Huella Multiple" at Cuban Hall of Fine Art National Museum. Havana, Cuba.
Contemporary Plastics of Cuba at the Cultural Center of Quito Town Council. Quito, Ecuador.
"Caleidoscopio" UNICEF-CNAP at National Theater of Cuba. Havana, Cuba.
EICTV TOMA 15. Cuban Paintings !Action! Cultural Center ICAIC. Havana, Cuba.
2002 "La Huella Múltiple" in La Casona Gallery, Cuba
"Aglutinador Laboratorio" in Royal College of Arts, London, UK
"Mujeres Artistas Contemporáneas" in Zeit-Foto Salon, Tokyo, Japan
"Proyecto Batíscafo" Wifredo Lam Center, Cuba
"Cuatro Miradas" in Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts Gallery, Miami, USA
"Atravesados" in Foundation of Telefónica, Madrid, Spain
"Cuban Fusion" in Greenwich Arts Center, NY, USA
"Proyecto 2" in Provincial Center of Plastic Arts, La Habana, Cuba
"Works on Paper" in Henaine Fine Arts Gallery, NY, USA
"La Huella Múltiple" in Havana Gallery, Zurich, Swizerland
"Art Basel Miami Beach" in Nina Menocal Gallery, Miami, USA
"Conciliación en los 40" in Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, La Habana, Cuba
2003 "Utopia - Post Utopia" in State University of New York, NY, USA
"Cuba Grabada" in Museo de Arte Moderno de Santo Domingo, Cuba
"From the other side of soul" in Fototeca de Cuba, Habana, Cuba
"Commonsense" in Habana Gallery, La Habana, Cuba
"Women Artist of Cuba" in The Center for Cuban Studies, NY, USA
"Art Chicago" in Nina Menocal Gallery, Chicago, USA
"Art Basel Miami Beach" in Nina Menocal Gallery, Miami, USA
"From here and from there" in Fraser Gallery, Washington, USA
"More here from the horizon" in the convent of San Francisco de Asis, La Habana, USA
"The ways of investigating a smile" in Developping Center of Visual Art, La Habana, Cuba
"Correspondence" in Provincial Center of Plastic light and occupation arts, La Habana, Cuba
"Fourtell" in Casas Riegner Gallery, Miami, USA
"Corporal" in Schmidt Center Gallery, Florida Atlantic University, USA
2004 "New Installations" in the Mattress Factory Art Museum, Cuba
"Art Basel Miami Beach" in Nina Menocal Gallery, USA
"Trans/Migraciones" in Cultural Institute of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico
"Update & Download" in Casa de Mexico, Cuba
"Cuban Prints" in Berkshire Community College, USA
"The future is now" in The Durst Organization, USA
"Young Contemporary artist from Cuba" in St. John's Universuty Chung-Cheng Art Gallery, USA
"ARCO" in Havana Gallery, Spain
"Contemporary Graphic" in C5 Collection Gallery, Spain
"Cuban engraving" in the center for Cuban Studies, USA
"A multitude of prints" by Promo-Arte Latin American Art Gallery. Tokyo, Japan
"Penelope's lips" C5 Collection Gallery, Spain
"Cuban Art from the Permanent Collection" in Arizona State University Museum, USA
"National encounter of engravings" in CDAV, Cuba
"Giving and giving" in Villena Gallery and Havana Gallery, Cuba
"Clinics" in Casa das Artes, Spain
"The Impact of War" in Art.com online exhibition, USA
"Passport" in Hotel Le Meridien, Canada
"Cuban Artists" in Fraser Gallery, USA
"? Prints. 2004" in C5 Colletion Gallery, Spain
"Download" in Casa de Mexico, Cuba
2005 "Fluid desires" in Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary, Austria
"Cuan Prints" in Sidney Mishkin Gallery, USA
"Cuban Prints" in President's Gallery, USA
"American Arts" in Nina Menocal Gallery, USA
"Wunderkammer ?" in Nina Menocal Gallery, Mexico
"Creative Graphic" in Jyvaskyla Art Museum, Finland
"Annual Summer Group Show" in Fraser Gallery, USA
"International Kids Fund" in Miami Art Central, USA
"One Hundred Years of Solitude" in The Sam Francis Gallery, USA
"My body, my country" in the University of Virginia Art Museum, USA
"From the other side from soul" in Kornhaus forum, Swizerland
2006 "Unbroken" in Museum of Latin American Art, USA
"XIII Prints. 2005" in C5 Collection Gallery, Spain
"The life in naked" in Servando Gallery of Art, Cuba
"From the other side of soul" in Cuba
"Habana Factory" in a chocolate cafeteria, Spain
"Currency: Art as Money, Money as Art" in The Mary Brogan Museum of Art and Science, USA
"Latin American Art Auction 2006" in Miami Art Central, USA
"Marcapaso" in Edward Day Gallery, Canada
"Affordable Art Fair of New York" in The Fraser Gallery, USA
"A multitude of prints" in Convent of St. San Francisco de Asis, Cuba
"Marcapaso" in Havana Biennale, Cuba
"Art & Resau(x)" in Gallery of Art r3., Canada
2007 "Homing Devices" in Southern University of Florida, USA
"Latin American Art Auction 2007" in Miami Art Center, USA
"History" in University of Dallas, USA
"Through the mirror" in Allegro Gallery, Panama
"Contemporay Cuban Graphics" in Lobby Gallery, NY, USA
"Cuban Avant Garde" in Museum of Art John & Mable Ringling, USA
"Change Ego" in Nina Menocal Gallery, Mexico
"Art Fair" in Stand C5 Collection Gallery, Germany
"A multitude of prints" in Biennale International of engraving and prints, Spain
"Expressions" in Lyman Allyn Museum, USA
"Cuban Avant-Garde" in HARN Museum of Art, USA
"Woman Artists in the Revolution" in Anderson Gallery, Drake's University, USA
"Cuban Hearts and Minds, Past and Present" in University of New England Art Gallery, USA

2008 "Monumental Proportions" in Arizona State University Art Museum, USA
"Here we are" in H&F Fine Art Gallery, USA
"Common Waters: From Havana to Norfolk" in Mayer Fine Art Gallery,
"Cuban Avant-Garde: Cuban Contemporary Art from Farber collection, in Oregon Museum of Art Joudan Schnitzer of University of Oregon, USA
"Cuban engravings" in Museum of Pereira, Colombia
"Cartografias de una Isla de ultramar" in National Museum of Fine Arts, Cuba
"Pure Art" in Pilar Riberaygua Gallery, Spain
"Art of Caribbean island" in Aquitania Musem, France
"Works from the Goldberg Collection" in the Nassau County Museum of Art, Colombia
"Cuba! Art and History from 1868 to Today" in the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Canada
"A Contemporary View of Brazil, Cuba and Haiti" in Los Angeles Munincipal Art Gallery, USA
"Expressions of Freedom and Isolation in Contemporary Cuban Art" in Boston University Art Gallery, USA
"Identify yourself" in Havana Gallery, Cuba
"Dialogues in Cuban Art" in MOA.F.L. Museum of Art, USA
2009 "New Wave from Latin American" by Promo-Arte Latin American Art Gallery. Tokyo, Japan
"Cuba! Art and History from 1868 to Today" in Groninger Museum in Netherland
"Confluencias 2: Inside Cuban Contemporary Art in the National Hispanic Cultural Cewnter, USA
"Creative Dialogues: Latin American Prints & Printmakers" in the Center for Contemporary Printmaking, USA
"Dialogues in moving" in Museum of contemporary art, Brazil
"Cuban Artists' Books & Prints" in the Grolier Club, USA
"HB4" in X Biennale of Havana, Cuba


Awards and Mentions
1988 Prize "National Salon of Art Education" at San Alejandro. Havana, Cuba.
1990 Mention "International competition of Latin American Graphics La Joven Estampa at the Casa de las Americas. Havana, Cuba.
1991 Prize CIPE. Havana, Cuba
1993 Grand Prix National Salon of Engraving. Havana, Cuba
Prize "La Joven Estampa" at Casa de las Americas. Cuba.
1997 Honorable Mention National Culture. Cuba
1998 Scholarship by Civitella Ranieri Foundation.
1999 Scholarship by Barbican Center. London, England.

Collections
Alex Rosemberg Fine Arts. New York, USA
Arte de Nuestra America-Casa de Las Americas. Havana, Cuba
Canvas Art World. Amsterdam, Holland.
Center of Cuban Studies. New York, USA.
Collection Bacardi. USA.
Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art. USA.
Nina Menocal Gallery. Mexico D.F.
Photo Zeit Gallery. Tokyo, Japan
Rahm Gallery. Zurich, Swiss.
420x20Gallery. Arhem. Holland.
Grafik Museum Stiftung Scharainer. Bad Steben, Germany.
Lehigh University Museum. USA.
Ludwig Forum fur Kunst. Aachen, Germany.
National Palace Museum of Fine Art. Havana, Cuba.
National Royal Museum of Art. Ontario, Canada.
Press Kit Ltd. Tokyo, Japan.