´The long march of humanity 2, 2015. Overall size: 55.5 x 75 cm. 22.75 x 29.5 in.
Hand-signed, COA (Certificate of Authenticity) included. Luis Miguel VALDES Cuban, b.
Born in Cuba in 1949, resides and works between Havana, Mexico and Miami. He studied painting, drawing, engraving and sculpture at the National Art School in Havana until 1969, specializing in painting and printmaking.
In 1976, together with a group of established artists, he founded the "Instituto Superior de Arte" of Havana, where he became the Director of the Printmaking Department and teacher of several generations of artists. In 1983, he was offered an internship at the prestigious "Atelier 17" in Paris, France - where Pablo Picasso and Francisco Toledo also worked- under the direction of Stanley William Hayter. Since 1968, Valdes has been featured in numerous solo and group exhibits in various galleries, museums and institutions in United States, Cuba, Mexico, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Algeria, Bulgaria, Romania, Spain, Syria, Slovakia, Czech Republic, Colombia, Poland, Finland, Yugoslavia, Iraq and Canada. Throughout his career, he has also been the recipient of several awards including: the Adam Montparnasse group prize at the May Salon of Paris in 1968, the special prize at the UNESCO International Exhibit on the Art of Bookmaking in 1982 (Leipzig, Germany), the UNEAC Prize at the National Salon of Painting and Drawing in 1984 (Cuba); Honorable Mention at the UNEAC Salon for Installation and Digital Art (Cuba); first prize at the Fifth Meeting of Scientific Research on Art at the Superior Institute of Art (Cuba). He has also been awarded first prize in many printmaking competitions in his own country and abroad.
From 1983 to 1986, Luis Miguel was Vice-president of UNESCO's International Latin America Association of Plastic Art (AIAP). Later in 2003 he won the National Culture Medal in Cuba. In 2000, he founded "La Siempre Habana", a printmaking workshop in Mexico City where more than 80 recognized artists have worked and produced printing works of exceptionally high quality, creating the most important collection of Cuban printing out of the island. Since 1987, Luis Miguel Valdes has played a very important role in developing new techniques for the visual arts, especially in printmaking. He is an artist and master in printing, whose work has brought prestige to the art of printmaking around the world.As a result of his devotion to the arts and his many years of study and work, he has achieved international fame as important master of printmaking. Moises Valdes Gallery: Since 2000, supporting art creation with Printmaking Studio La Siempre Habana in Mexico, and promoting art collecting with Moises Valdes Gallery LLC in Miami. As publisher of limited editions prints, we have made about 300 editions and worked with around 100 artists such as José Luis Cuevas, Raúl Anguiano, Alejandro Santiago, Tomás Sánchez, Roberto Fabelo, Luis Miguel Valdés, Sergio Hernández and more. Also, manages a large inventory from other printmaking studios with artists as Wifredo Lam, Roberto Matta, Leonora Carrington, Rufino Tamayo, Francisco Toledo, and many more.
Our artworks has been acquired by several private and public collections such as museums, universities and companies: Arizona State University; University of California, Irvine; Museum of Contemporary Art North Miami; UNAM (Universidad Autónoma de México), UAM (Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana); CEMEX (Cementos de México); PEMEX (Petróleos Mexicanos), Bolsa Mexicana de Valores, Nortel de México, Marriott and Rosewood Hotels. Visit our store and website (moisesvaldes com) All editions are limited and every work is signed by the author. Welcome to our inventory and thanks for supporting art creation. Our Inventory: 200+ artists & 1.000+ artworks.[Paintings, Works on Paper & Limited Edition Prints]. Eduardo ABELA - Fernando ACEVES HUMANA - Franco ACEVES HUMANA - Gilberto ACEVES NAVARRO - Gustavo ACOSTA - Carlos René AGUILERA - Carlos AGUIRRE - Alaleh ALAMIR - Ángel ALFARO - Pedro Diego ALVARADO - Fernando ANDRIACCI - Raúl ANGUIANO - Gabriela ARÉVALO - Gustavo ARIAS MURUETA - Javier ARÉVALO - René AZCUY - Diana BALBOA - Joan BARBARÁ - Santos BALMORI PICAZO - Miquel BARCELÓ - Juan Sebastián BARBERÁ - Yovani BAUTA - José BEDIA - Agustín BEJARANO - Adigio BENÍTEZ - Carmen BORDES - Pilar BORDES - José Luis BUSTAMANTE - Albert Ráfols CASAMADA - Esteve CASANOVES - Francisco CASTRO LEÑERO - José CASTRO LEÑERO - Alberto CASTRO LEÑERO - Miguel CASTRO LEÑERO - Rafael CANOGAR - Leonora CARRINGTON - Santiago CARBONELL - Enrique CATTANEO - Ulises A.
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