Cuban visual artist living between Havana and Düsseldorf

Category: Solos

Revantgarde Solo exhibition at Paolo Maria Deanesi Gallery, Rovereto

“REVANTGARDE” by Anke Kempkes n the 1990s Diango Hernández started an extended series of drawings which processed the political and economical crisis of Cuba after the collapse of the socialist systems in Eastern Europe. ’We lost the last support of the Soviet Union, which meant confronting a big crisis. We knew about Perestroika and everyone was ...

Waiting Solo booth at ArtForum Berlin with Galerie Frehrking Wiesehöfer

“A Bolero” by Diango Hernández  revolutionary is a person who either advocates or actively engages in some kind of revolution. Since the term “revolution” may be used to refer to a sudden change in any field, one may speak of political revolutionaries, social revolutionaries, revolutionary scientists, inventors, artists, etc. In a political context, ...

Democracy Solo exhibition curated by Dagmar Behr at Kunstverein Arnsberg

he speeches’ room by Diango Hernández. The concept of democracy is used to legitimize governance; calling a government undemocratic implies it shouldn’t exist. The ideas of freedom, independence and liberation have been used in the post-revolutionary Cuba as fundamental political tools when Democracy has been a very sensitive topic, a concept that Cuban ...