José Luis Cuevas  (American/Mexican, 1933) 


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José Luis Cuevas, Macbeth


José Luis Cuevas
José Luis Cuevas, Head of Marquis de Sade as a Pig


José Luis Cuevas
Head of Marquis de Sade as a Pig

Michael Berger Gallery
José Luis Cuevas, Political Demagogy III


José Luis Cuevas
Political Demagogy III
José Luis Cuevas, Coloso


José Luis Cuevas
José Luis Cuevas, Carnet de España


José Luis Cuevas
Carnet de España

CDS Gallery
José Luis Cuevas, A Ritratti & Autoritratti


José Luis Cuevas
A Ritratti & Autoritratti
Art 45 ltd
José Luis Cuevas, Trio


José Luis Cuevas

Arte Nucleo Galeria
José Luis Cuevas, Los Muerteros I


José Luis Cuevas
Los Muerteros I

Tasende Gallery
José Luis Cuevas, El Matrimonio de los Arnolfini


José Luis Cuevas
El Matrimonio de los Arnolfini

Tasende Gallery
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José Luis Cuevas, Coloso (from the Olympic Memories Portfolio)


José Luis Cuevas
Coloso (from the Olympic Memories Portfolio), 1988


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José Luis Cuevas, Justine y el Marquez de Sade (from the Intolerance Portfolio)


José Luis Cuevas
Justine y el Marquez de Sade (from the Intolerance Portfolio), 1989
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José Luis Cuevas, Tiras Cómicas


José Luis Cuevas
Tiras Cómicas, 2001


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1933   Born: Mexico City, Mexico
1947   By the age of fourteen, he had illustrated numerous periodicals and books and had had his first exhibition in Mexico City
1953   Cuevas published La cortina del nopal (The Cactus Curtain), an article condemning aspects of the Mexican Mural movement and advocating greater artistic freedom
1959   First International Prize for Drawing, Biennial of Sao Paulo, Brazil
1960   This philosophy inspired the founding in 1960 of the group Nueva Presencia, which he joined for a brief time. It promoted individual expression and figurative art reflecting the contemporary human condition
1962   First Prize, International Black and White Exhibition, Lugano, Switzerland
1968   First International Prize for Printmaking, Triennial of Graphic Arts, New Delhi, India
1977   First Prize, III Latin American Print Biennial, San Juan, Puerto Rico
1981   Awarded the National Prize for Fine Arts in Mexico
1992   The Museo Jose Luis Cuevas was inaugurated in Mexico City
1982   Represented Mexico at the 1982 Venice Biennial
1976   Musee d'Art Moderne, Paris, France (solo)
1975   Phoenix Art Museum, Arizona (solo)
1974   Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Caracas, Venezuela (solo)
1972   The Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City (solo)
1970   San Francisco Museum of Art, California (solo)
1965   The Emergent Decade, Cornell University and Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York.
1961   University of Texas, Austin (solo)
1957   Four Masters of Line: Jose Luis Cuevas, Alexander Calder, Stuart Davis, and Morris Graves, Musee de la Napoule, France