Luis Cruz Azaceta  (American/Cuban, 1942) 

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Luis Cruz Azaceta, Falling Sky 4

 

Luis Cruz Azaceta
Falling Sky 4
Lyle O. Reitzel
Luis Cruz Azaceta, Twister II

 

Luis Cruz Azaceta
Twister II
2012

Lyle O. Reitzel
Luis Cruz Azaceta, Tornado Track II

 

Luis Cruz Azaceta
Tornado Track II
2012

Lyle O. Reitzel
Luis Cruz Azaceta, Wet Land

 

Luis Cruz Azaceta
Wet Land
2013

Lyle O. Reitzel
Luis Cruz Azaceta, Sinking III

 

Luis Cruz Azaceta
Sinking III
2012

Lyle O. Reitzel
Luis Cruz Azaceta, Storm

 

Luis Cruz Azaceta
Storm
2012

Lyle O. Reitzel
Luis Cruz Azaceta, Tornadoes V

 

Luis Cruz Azaceta
Tornadoes V
2012

Lyle O. Reitzel
Luis Cruz Azaceta, Tsunami III

 

Luis Cruz Azaceta
Tsunami III
2012

Lyle O. Reitzel
Luis Cruz Azaceta, Terra Buena

 

Luis Cruz Azaceta
Terra Buena
2012

Lyle O. Reitzel
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Luis Cruz Azaceta, City Lights

 

Luis Cruz Azaceta
City Lights, 1979
acrylic on paper

 

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Luis Cruz Azaceta, Self Portrait with Glasses

 

Luis Cruz Azaceta
Self Portrait with Glasses, 1984
acrylic on paper

 

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Luis Cruz Azaceta, Emigrante

 

Luis Cruz Azaceta
Emigrante, 1998
acrylic, charcoal, gesso, shellac and nails on plywood

 

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1942   Born in Havana, Cuba
1960   Emigrated to the U.S.
1967   Acquired U.S. Citizenship
1969   School of Visual Arts, New York, NY
1972   Cintas Foundation, Institute of International Education, New York, NY
1975 - 1976   Cintas Foundation, Institute of International Education, New York, NY
1980 - 1981   National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC
1981 - 1982   Creative Artist Public Service (CAPS), New York, NY
1984   Mira! Canadian Club Hispanic Award
1985   National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC
1985   Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Grant, New York, NY
1985   New York Foundation for the Arts, New York, NY
1989   Mid-Atlantic Grant for Special Projects
1991 - 1992   National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC
1992   Penny McCall Foundation Award
  Lives and works in New Orleans, LA and New York, NY
2012   “Under the Influence: The Comics,” Edith Alstchul Lehman College Gallery, Bronx, NY
2012   “RAW,” Homespace Gallery, New Orleans, LA,
2012   “Painting Borges,” Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Art Gallery, Worchester, MA
2011 - 2012   Latin America: Art and Confrontation 1920-2010, Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City; Museo de Arte del Banco de Republica/Museo de Arte Moderna de Medellin; Museo Arocena, Torreon Coah
2011   Shifting States,” Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans (solo)
2011   “Self Portraits: Watercolors and Drawings 1977-1981,” George Adams Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2010   EXILE 50, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2010   Trajectories/Trayectorias, Pan American Art Projects, Miami, FL (solo)
2010   Swimming to Havana, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2009   Arteamericas 09, Miami Beach Convention Center, Lyle O. Reitzel Gallery, Miami, FL
2009   Matrix, Museum of Fine Arts, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
2009   AJIACO: Spirituality in Contemporary Cuban Art, Lyman Allyn Art Museum, CT
2009   Trouble in Paradise: Examining Discord between Nature & Society, Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
2009   Ambulatory: Museum Plan, Emmanuel Gallery, Colorado University Museum, Denver, CO (solo)
2008   No Bounds, Gertrude Herber Institute of Art, Augusta, GA (solo)
2008   On the margins, The Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
2008   Luis Cruz Azaceta: 1999, Contemporary Arts Center, New York, NY (solo)
2008   Museum Plans, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, FL (solo)
2008   Prospect 1, International Biennial, New Orleans, LA
2008   In Katrina’s Wake, Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas, Austin, TX
2008   Katrina: Catastrophe and Catharsis, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2008   Andamiajes/Scaffoldings, Allegro Galeria, Panama
2008   In Katrina’s Wake, The Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX
2008   Dominican Power & Solid Friends, During Art Basel Miami Beach 08, Lyle O. Reitzel Gallery, Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL
2007   25th Anniversary Exhibition for Segura Publishing Co., Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ
2007   Calentando La Pista, Lyle O. Reitzel Gallery, Miami, FL
2007   In Your Face, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, FL
2007   Katrina: Catastrophe and Catharsis, Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs, CO
2007   Sin Palabras/Without Words, Galeria Lyle O. Rietzel, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (solo)
2007   Ambulatory: Museum Plan, Galeria Ramis Barquet, New York, NY (solo)
2007   Local Anesthesia, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2007   Atraves del Espejo: Arte Cubano Hoy, Allegro Galeria, Panama
2007   Latin American Art: Myth & Reality, The Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn, NY
2007   Peep (Kerry Stokes Art Collection), Tarrawarra Museum of Art, Melbourne, Australia
2007   Cuba Avant-Garde: Contemporary Cuban Art from the Farber Collection, Samuel P. Hearn Museum of Art, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
2006   Unbroken ties: Dialogues in Cuban Art, Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
2006   In Transit: New Work by Luis Cruz Azaceta, The University of Georgia Lamar Dodd School of Art, Athens, GA (solo)
2006   20th Anniversary Show, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2006   Art Basel Miami Beach, Galeria Ramis Barquet, Miami, FL
2006   Bloom: Paintings and Constructions by Luis Cruz Azaceta, Jacksonville Museum of Modern Art, Jacksonville, FL (solo)
2005   Eyeshot, Galeria Ramis Barquet, New York, NY (solo)
2005   Made in New Orleans, Center for the Living Arts, Mobile, AL
2005   Dissidence: Political Social and Artistic Protest, University of Connecticut, Stanford Art Gallery, Stanford ,CT
2005   Works on Paper, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami, FL (solo)
2005   Art in the Toon Age, organized by Kresge Art Museum, Lansing, MI
2005   Migraciones, Laberintos y Alucinaciones, Galería Lyle O. Reitzel, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic (solo)
2004   Latin American Graphics: The Evolution of Identity From Mythical to the Personal, Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA
2004   Paper, Galeria Ramis Barquet, New York, NY
2004   Graphic Diversity: 500 Years of Printmaking, Museum of Art, University of Missouri at Columbia, Columbia, MO
2004   Ahora es el futuro/The Future is Now, organized by Paul Sharpe Contemporary Art, The Durst Organization, New York, ny
2004   Happy/Deadly, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2003   Navegante, Galeria Ramis Barquet, Monterrey, Mexico (solo)
2003   Joy-Ride, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami, FL (solo)
2003   25th Anniversary Exhibition, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2003   Paper, Galeria Ramis Barquet, New York, NY
2003   Inside the Paper, Centro Cultural Espanol, Miami, FL
2003   Rutgers Center for Innovative Print & Paper, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
2003   Multiple Artists, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
2003   Visiones: 20th Century Latin Art: Selections from the Nassau County Museum of Art’s Permanent Collections, Dowling College, NY
2002   Human Park/ Parque Humano, Institut de Cultura de Barcelona, Spain
2002   Happy/Deadly, Galeria Ramis Barquet, New York, NY (solo)
2002   Crisis Response, The RISD Museum, Providence, RI
2002   Me, Myself & I, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
2002   Reality and Figuration in Contemporary Latin-American Presence, Boca Raton Museum of Art, FL
2002   Structuring Fear, Galeria Ramis Barquet, New York, NY (solo)
2002   NO/NY, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2002   Prayers-Beads-Cells, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2001 - 2002   Real(ist) Men, Selby Gallery, Ringling School of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL
2001   Artists Respond: A Benefit Exhibition of Works by Gallery Artists, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
2001   2001 Collector's Show, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR
2001   About Face: The Collection of Jackye and Curtis Finch, Jr, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR
2001   New Orleans Mapping, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami, FL (solo)
2001   Adrift, Generous Miracles Gallery (in collaboration with Galeria Ramis Barquet), New York, NY (solo)
2000 - 2001   The Figure: Another Side of Modernism, The Human Figure in Painting from 1950 to the Present, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, NY
2000   This is Not the Place, Ramapo College, Berrie Center, Mahwah, NJ
2000   Cuban Art of Three Generations, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
2000   American Embassy Havana, Cuba
2000   La Luz: Contemporary Latino Art in the United States, National Hispanic Cultural Center of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
2000   Structuring Fear, Galeria Ramis Barquet, New York, NY (solo)
2000   Luis Cruz Azaceta, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
1999 - 2000   Contemporary Narrating in American Print, Whitney Museum of American Art at Champion, Stamford, CT
1999   Saints, Sinners and Sacrifices: Religious Imagery in Contemporary Latin American Art, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
1999   FIAC, Paris Art Fair, Galeria Ramis Barquet, Paris, France
1999   Contemporary Collaborations: The Artist and the Master Printer, Sherman Gallery, Whitman College, Walla Walla, WA
1999   Material Preception: Celebrating Art & Architecture, LA Salle Gallery at National Bank Plaza in Charlotte, NC
1999   Accounts Southeast Transience, SECCA, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC
1999   Fabled Impressions, Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA
1999   Back Streets, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
1998   Bound, Mary-Anne Martin/Fine Art, New York, NY (solo)
1998   Breakout, Galería Ramis Barquet, New York, NY (solo)
1998   Susurro, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami, FL (solo)
1998   Hybrid States, Lisa Sette Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ (solo)
1998   1998 New Orleans Triennial, New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LA
1997   Out of Bounds: Part II, Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, Austin, TX
1997   Deadline, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Coral Gables, FL (solo)
1996   A Painter’s Passage, New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, NJ (solo)
1996   Thinking Print: Books to Billboards 1980 - 1995, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1996   Self as another, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA (solo)
1995   Dislocations, Mills College Art Gallery, Oakland, CA (solo)
1995   It`s Only Rock & Roll: Currents in Contemporary Art, The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH; Traveled to: Lakeview Museum of Art, Peoria, IL; Virginia Beach Center for the Arts, Virginia Beach, VA; Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA; Museum of Contemporary Art, Jacksonville, FL; Nexus, Atlanta, GA; The Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ; Contemporary Art Museum, Houston, TX; Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, OH: Lowe Art Museum, FL; Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
1995   Cuba: La Isla Posible, Centre de Cultura Contemporania de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
1995   Stripped Bare, Frumkin/Adams Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1994   Recent Works, J. Maddux Parker Gallery, Sacramento, CA (solo)
1994   Street Life in America, A Man Caught Between Two Cultures--A Survey of Northern California and Bay Area Collections, La Raza / Galeria Posada, Sacramento, CA (solo)
1994   Old Glory: The American Flag in Contemporary Art, The Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH
1994   HELL, Selected Works from 1978-1993, The Alternative Museum, New York, NY (solo)
1993   Biting the edge, Contemporary Art Center, New Orleans, LA (solo)
1993   43rd Biennal of Contemporary American Painting, The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
1993   Identity and Chaos, Daniel Saxon Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
1993   The AIDS Epidemic Series, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, CA (solo)
1990 - 1993   Luis Cruz Azaceta: The Aids Epidemic Series, Queens Museum, New York, NY; John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL; Tweed Museum of Art, Deluth, MN; Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH (solo)
1992   Picturing the World Turned Upside Down: Paintings by Luis Cruz Azaceta, Galeria Ramis Barquet, Monterrey, Mexico (solo)
1992   Luis Cruz Azaceta: Selections from the ‘Aids Epidemic’ Series, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI (solo)
1992   Latin American Artists of the 20th Century, Curated by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; traveled to: Museo de Arte Contemporaneo, Sevilla, Spain; Pompidou Museum, Paris, France; Ludwig Museum, Cologne, Germany
1992   The AIDS Epidemic Series, Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH (solo)
1991   Obras Selectas: Trayectoría, Galería Botello, Hato Rey, Puerto Rico (solo)
1991   Trayectoría, Museo de Arte De Ponce, Puerto Rico (solo)
1991   Opus Art Studios, Inc., Coral Gables, FL (solo)
1990   Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA (solo)
1990   Eugene Binder Galerie, Cologne, Germany (solo)
1988   Luis Cruz Azaceta, Kunst Station, Sankt Peter, Cologne, Germany (solo)
  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
  Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY
  Phillip Morris Art Collection, New York, NY
  Rhode Island School of Design Museum Collection, RI
  Richard Brown Baker Art Collection, Yale University, New Haven, CT
  Sidney & Frances Lewis Art Collection, Virginia Museum of Art, Richmond, VA
  Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
  Alternative Museum, New York, NY
  Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, OH
  The Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
  The Howard Farber Cuban Art Collection, New York, NY
  Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
  Harlem Art Collections, State Office Building, New York, NY
  Greenville County art Museum, Greenville, SC
  Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
  Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ
  MACO, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Monterrey, México