Artist Talk: El Peso de la Historia (The Weight of History)
Tuesday, April 14, 5:30PM
L150, Elvehjem Building
In Spanish with live translation in English.
Cuban conceptual artist Reynier Leyva Novo's work explores different sensorial experiences, so as to create through the senses a strong affective connection to history. Novo's work was featured in the 2011 Venice Biennale, and exhibitions in countries around the world including Spain, Brazil, Mexico, and the United Stated. He was also featured in the Liverpool Biennial (U.K.), and Portugal Art 10 Biennial. He currently lives and works in Havana, Cuba.