Victor Grippo and Diango Hernández with Alexander and Bonin, NY at ARCO Madrid 22 – 26 Feb Dialogues Programme curated by María de Corral

This group of seven paintings, specifically made for ARCO 2017 over the last year, derives from excerpts of “Leyes del Gobierno Provisional de la Revolución” (“Laws of the Provisional Government of the Revolution”), a pamphlet published in Havana in 1959. This small document, though innocent in appearance, exposed the most radical and revolutionary directives that would come to define the social projects of Revolutionary Cuba. Placing a “new man” at the center of its new social idea, the pamphlet described the type of new nation that was to be born…
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New Paintings Group exhibiton with Matthew Benedict, Robert Bordo, Diango Hernandez, Stefan Kuerten and Sylvia Plimack Mangold at Alexander and Bonin, NY

First shown in his recent solo exhibition, In hazard, translated, at Kunstverein Nürnberg, Diango Hernández’s new paintings, ‘Fruits, I sell Fruits’, present fresh fruits in precise arrangements on plywood panels. Comprised of mangos, lemons, watermelons, bananas, oranges and limes, Hernández examines the cultural and historical connotations of “tropical fruits” and colonial notions of exoticism…
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Th-ink Solo exhibition at Alexander & Bonin, NY

n exhibition of Diango Hernández’s Drawing (Third hand), 2006 will open April 4th at Alexander and Bonin. The work, a set of fifty ink drawings, evolved out of Hernández’s interest in the Polish artist Andrzej Wróblewski (1927 – 1957). Hernández…
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