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Rocío García Rocío García de la Nuez
November 15th, 1955, Santa Clara, Las Villas, Cuba.

Education

1983 - Obtained her Master in Fine Arts’ degree at the Repin Academy of Fine Arts. St. Petersburg, Russia.

1977 - Obtained her bachelor’s degree at San Alejandro Academy of Arts, Havana, Cuba. She is currently a teacher of painting at San Alejandro Academy of Arts.
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Solo Shows

2012 - The Return of Jack the Punisher… Habana Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
2011 - Hidden Realities. Sidney Mishkin Gallery Baruch College, The City University and The   Shelley and Donald Rubin Foundation, New York, U.S.A.
2010 - Very, very Light… and very dark (A Policeman with Alzheimer).
Luz & Suárez del Villar Gallery, Madrid, Spain.
2010 - Very, very Light… and very dark (A Policeman with Alzheimer).
La Casona Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
2007 - The Lady with the Little Hot Leg. Havana Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland.
2007 - The Thriller. National Museum of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba.
2005 - The Tamer and Other Stories. J.M. ARTS Gallery, Paris, France.
2004 - Haikus, principal Gallery of Santi Spiritus, Cuba.
2003 - The Tamer and Other Stories. Habana Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
2002 - Recent Works. Alekxey Sabido Studio, Miami, Florida, U.S.A.
2001 - Tamers. Art Center, Matanzas, Cuba.
1999 - Men, Machos, Sailors. Habana Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
1997 - Geishas or Images of the Life that flows. 23 y 12 Art Center, Havana, Cuba.
1997 - Tribute to Sapho. Common Language Bookstore, Ann Arbor, Michigan, U.S.A.
1997 - My Little Pieces for Sale. Racklan Building East Gallery. University of Michigan,
Michigan, U.S.A.
1995 - Rocío: Paintings. Exhibition hall of Trianón movie theatre Havana, Cuba.
1994 - Between Lines. Juan David Gallery / Fifth Havana Biennial, Havana, Cuba.
1993 - Characters. 23 y 12 Art Center, Havana, Cuba.
1993 - The Wolf’s Eros. Espacio Abierto Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
1992 - Interiors II. Faculty of Arts and Literature, University of Havana, Havana, Cuba.
1991 - Rocío: Paintings. Charles Chaplin Gallery, ICAIC , Havana, Cuba.
1991 - A Lady’s Diary. Victoria Gallery, Las Palmas, Grand Canary, Spain.
1991 - Paintings. Exhibition hall of Club Náutico, Las Palmas, Grand Canary, Spain.
1988 - The Museums. Repin Gallery, St. Petersburg, Russia.
1987 - Interiors. 23 y 12 Art Center, Havana, Cuba.

Group Exhibitions

2012 - CARIBBEAN: crossroads of the world. Queens Museum of Art, New York, U.S.A.
2012 - 40th anniversary, Cuban Art space. Center for Cuban studies, New York, U.S.A.
2012 - Metaphors of change (Las Metáforas del cambio). Collateral to the 11th Havana Biennial, Habana Factory Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
2012 - Cuban Artists´ Books and Prints ( 1985-2008). Cantor Art Gallery (College of Holy Cross),
Worcester, Massachusetts , U.S.A.
2011 - 10th SubastaHabana Exhibit. Habana Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
2011 - In the fifty (En los CINCUENTA). La Acacia Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
2011 - Cuban Visions. Metropolitan Pavilion. New York, U.S.A.
2010 - Turn Around. La Casona Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
2010 - Cuban Portraits. Wifredo Lam Contemporary Art Center, Havana, Cuba.
2010 - Alicia Alonso dances here tonight… Magnanmetz Gallery, New York, U.S.A.
2010 - Contemporary Cuban Art in Beijing. Cheng Xin Dong Space for Contemporary Art Gallery, Beijing, China.
2010 - Face Downward. La Acacia Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
2010 - ART MADRID Fair. Luz & Suárez del Villar Gallery, Madrid, Spain.
2010 - Encounters. Spanish-Cuban Contemporary Art. Retiro Hall of Caja Madrid, Spain.
2009 - Confluences Inside. Natural Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC) Art Museum,
Albuquerque, State of New Mexico.
2009 - Dress Me Up. Postures in the Face of a Reality. Guayasamín House, Havana, Cuba.
2009 - Sample of Cuban Contemporary Art. Nuremberg-Bonn, Germany.
2009 - From the Biennial. Havana Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland.
2009 - Dear Van Gogh. Tribute of Cuban Contemporary Art. Development Center for the Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba.
2009 - “New Beasts” Pedagogical Project. Rocío García’s workshop at San Alejandro Academy of  Arts, Havana, Cuba.
2009 - 10th Havana Biennial. Guayasamín House, Havana, Cuba.
2009 - Abstract Art Project. 10th Havana Biennial, Havana, Cuba.
2009 - Cuba Is Here. Show in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, U.S.A.
2008 - Erotica. Eroticism and Sexuality in Art. National Museum of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba.
2008 - Alicia Alonso dances here tonight…. Cuban Art Building, National Museum of Fine Arts,
Havana, Cuba.
2008 - Yes, We Are Porno. First Porno Art Annual. Aglutinador Laboratory, Havana, Cuba.
2008 - Bi-personal show by Raúl Martínez and Rocío García. International Day against
Homophobia and Transphobia. Ludwig Foundation of Cuba, Havana, Cuba.
2008 - Women. Havana Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland.
2008 - Cuban Art Surrounded by Water. Expressions of Freedom and Isolation in Contemporary Cuban Art. Boston University Art Gallery, U.S.A.
2007 - SubastaHabana Exhibit. Habana Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
2007 - ESPACIOS Project. Art, Design, Architecture. (e)spacios Gallery. Madrid, Spain.
2006 - ESPACIOS Project. Art, Design, Architecture. Havana Club Gallery, Rum Museum,
Havana, Cuba.
2006 - 9th Havana Biennial. Provincial Center of Visual Arts and Design, Havana, Cuba.
2004 - Four Decades in Front of the Mirror. Great Arch of Defense, Paris, France.
2004 - SubastaHabana Online. Havana, Cuba.
2004 - Just on Time. Habana Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
2003 - Ways of Giving You a Smile. 8th Havana Biennial. Development Center for the Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba.
2003 - Cuban Art. La Acacia Gallery, in the context of the International Congress on Sexology. International Convention Center, Havana, Cuba.
2003 - SubastaHabana Online. Havana, Cuba.
2003 - Cuban Women Artists. Cuban Art Space. The Center for Cuban Studies, New York, U.S.A.
2002 - Rolling Gallery Project. Performance in the Havana-Varadero-Havana Route.
National Council for the Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba.
2002 - Contemporary Cuban Artists. Nicolás Guillén Foundation, CENCREM, Havana, Cuba.
2002 - Project: Girls Do Not Throw Stones. Luz y Oficios Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
2001 - Cuban Artists. La Recoleta Cultural Center, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
2001 - Sixth Auction of Contemporary Latin American Art. In favor of the Daniela Chappard Foundation, Caracas, Venezuela.
2001 - International Meeting of Female Artists. Canal Museum, Panama.
2000 - Sponsoring Artists. Fraternity in Art. Los Oficios Gallery, “Nelson Domínguez” workshop, Havana, Cuba.
2000 - Humanitarian Auction of Contemporary Cuban Art. 7th Havana Biennial.
Casa de las Américas, Havana, Cuba.
1999 - Tribute to Guillén. La Acacia Gallery. Sponsored by the “Nicolás Guillén” Foundation, Havana, Cuba.
1999 - Homoeroticist Art. La Madriguera Gallery, Hermanos Saíz Association, Havana, Cuba.
1998 - ll Salon of Contemporary Art. Development Center for the Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba.
1998 - ARCO International Fair of Contemporary Art, Habana Gallery, Juan Carlos l Fairground, Madrid, Spain.
1998 - Cuba – Four Contemporary Artists. Zeit-Photo Salon, Tokyo, Japan.
1997 - The Sweetness of Silence. Casa de las Américas / Ludwig Foundation of Cuba.
Havana, Cuba.
1996 - City Salon. Provincial Center of Visual Arts and Design, Havana, Cuba.
1995 - I Salon of Contemporary Art. Development Center for the Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba.
1995 - The Monsters of Reason. Provincial Center of Visual Arts and Design, Havana, Cuba.
1995 - Dangerous Relations. Development Center for the Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba.
1995 - Women beyond the Frontiers. Wifredo Lam Contemporary Art Center, Havana, Cuba.
1994 - Second Central American and Caribbean Painting Biennial.
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
1994 - Different Women. Domingo Ravenet Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
1994 - A Breach between Heaven and Earth. Collateral to the 5th Havana Biennial.
Provincial Center of Visual Arts and Design, Havana, Cuba.
1992 - Women. Open Space. Magazine “Revolución y Cultura”, Havana, Cuba.
1988 - UNEAC Salon. National Museum of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba.
1988 – New Beasts. St. Petersburg, Russia.
1985 - New Delhi Triennial. India.
1984 - Three Young Artists. Galiano Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
1984 - Collage. House of Culture, Plaza, Havana, Cuba.
1980 - Salon of Foreign Students. Repin Art Academy, St. Petersburg, Russia.
1978 - Summer Salon. St. Petersburg, Russia.
1975 - 13 de Marzo Salon. Talía Theater Hall. University of Havana, Cuba.

Prizes

2010­ - Distinguished artist in residence. Vermont Studio Center, U.S.A.
2007 - Distinguished artist in residence, by the Ludwig Foundation of Cuba in Basel, Switzerland.
2005 - Distinction “For National Culture”, awarded by the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Cuba.
2000 - National Prize on Illustration. Cuban Book Institute, Havana, Cuba.
1997 - Distinguished artist in residence. University of Michigan, Michigan, U.S.A.
1994 - Mention of Honor. Second Central American and Caribbean Painting Biennial, Museum of Modern Art, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
1991 - Special Mention in Painting. City Salon, Provincial Center of Visual Arts and Design, Havana, Cuba.

Collections

Brownstone Foundation, France.
Ron Pizzuti Collection, U.S.A.
The Shelley and Donald Rubin Foundation, New York, U.S.A.
Farber Collection, New York, U.S.A.
Beatrice Liaskowski, Havana Galerie, Zurich, Switzerland.
Cheng Xin Dong Space for Contemporary Art Gallery, Beijing, China.
Bernardo Quetglas, Majorca, Spain.
National Council of Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba.
National Library, Havana, Cuba.
Robert Duncan collection, U.S.A.
Mr. Phillip Sassower collection, New York, U.S.A.
National Museum of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba.
Habana Gallery, Génesis Art Galleries, Havana, Cuba.
Seit Gallery, Tokyo, Japan.
Ruth Behar, University of Michigan, U.S.A.
Linda Howe, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, U.S.A.
Contemporary Art Fund, University of Michigan, U.S.A.
Center for Cuban Studies, New York, U.S.A.
Museum of the Repin Academy of Arts, St. Petersburg, Russia.
City Hall of Aguimes, Las Palmas, Grand Canary Island, Spain.
La Verde Sonrisa Foundation, Managua, Nicaragua.

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