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Program for the XIII Havana Biennial 2019 20 March, 2019

The Wifredo Lam Center for Contemporary Arts has released the Program for the XIII Havana Biennial 2019

Our ARTempoCuba team wants to share the Program for the XIII Havana Biennial 2019. We hope to see you in the great Cuban capital that will be full of art, live performances, and friendly people.

Wifredo Lam Center for Contemporary Arts

Wifredo Lam Center for Contemporary Arts in Old Havana

 

 

Wednesday, April 10

Exhibition Space / 4:00 pm

René Francisco / José Manuel Fors / José Villa Soberón / Juan Carlos Alom / Carlos Garaicoa / Alexis Kcho Leyva / The Carpenters / Douglas Perez / José Manuel Mesías / Carlos Martiel / Juan Roberto Diago / among  others …

National Museum of fine arts. Cuban Art Building. Trocadero Street between Zulueta and Monserrate. Old Havana. Tel: 7863 9484/7862 0140, 7863 9042, 7861 3856 to 58

Presentation of the Catalog of the XIII Biennial of Havana (by invitation) / 8:30 pm

Contemporary Art Center Wifredo Lam. San Ignacio Street # 22 at Teniente Rey. Plaza de la Catedral. Old Havana. Tel: 7861-2096

 

Thursday, April 11

Official Inauguration of the collateral exhibitions of the XIII Havana Biennial / 10:00 am

Gran Teatro de La Habana Alicia Alonso / Collage Habana Gallery / Taller Ensamble.

Paseo del Prado # 458 between San José and San Rafael Street. Centro Habana. Tel: 7861 3077/7861 7391

Exhibition Space / 6:00 pm

Gabriel Orozco (Mexico)

National Museum of Fine Arts. Universal Art Building. San Rafael Street between Zulueta and Monserrate. Old Havana. Tel: 7863 9484/7862 0140, 7863 9042, 7861 3856 to 58

 

Viernes, April 12

Official Inauguration of the XIII Biennial of Havana / 10:00 am

Camilo Yañez (Chile) / David Beltrán (Cuba) / Maya Watanabe (Peru) / Adler Guerrier (Haiti) / Abdoulaye Konaté (Mali) / Alexia Miranda (El Salvador) / TRES (Mexico) / Clemens Krauss (Germany) / Karlo Andrei Ibarra (Puerto Rico) / Fernando Foglino (Uruguay) / Ibrahim Ahmed (Egypt) / Tamara Campo (Cuba).

Contemporary Art Center Wifredo Lam. San Ignacio Street # 22 at Empedrado. Plaza de la Cathedral. Old Havana. Tel: 7861 2096

Opening Project INTERSECCIONES: Curator Concha Fontenla / 11:30 am

Cuban artists: Alexandre Arrechea / Iván Capote / Yoan Capote / Marco A. Castillo /

Antonio E. Fernández Tonel / Carlos Garaicoa / Dagoberto Rodríguez / Fernando Rodríguez / José A. Toirac / Rafael Villares / Gustavo Pérez Monzón / Clara Porset / Gonzalo Córdoba / Luis Ramírez.

Mexican artists: Lucila Aguilar / Amor Muñoz / Andrés Klimek & Sergio Donis

African artists: Ayọ Akínwándé / Athi-Patra Ruga.

Factoría Havana. O’Reilly Street # 308 between Havana and Aguiar. Old Havana. Tel: 7864 9518

Exhibition Space 

Mehdi-George Lahlou (Morocco).

Museum of Colonial Art. San Ignacio Street # 61. between Empedrado and O’Reilly. Plaza de la Cathedral. Old Havana. Tel: 7801 7458

Exhibition Space 

Jorge Méndez Blake (Mexico).

Casa de la Poesía. Mercaderes Street # 16 between Empedrado and O’Reilly. Old Havana. Tel: 7801 7190

Exhibition Space 

Semilleros Project (Chile). Enrique Ramírez / Emiliano de la Maza. Curator: Luz Muñoz.

Hans Christian Andersen Ecological Park. Mercaderes Street between San Ignacio and O’Reilly. Old Havana.

Exhibition Space 

Tania Candiani (Mexico).

El Quitrín. Obispo Street # 163 between Mercaderes and San Ignacio. Old Havana. Tel: 7801 7695

Exhibition Space 

Asunción Molinos (Spain).

National Museum of Natural History.  Obispo Street # 61 at Oficios Street. Old Havana. Tel: 7801 2687

Exhibition Space 

Sara Ramo (Brazil).

Rubén Martínez Villena Gallery. Obispo Street between Oficio y Baratillo. Old Havana.

Exhibition Space 

Ela Spalding (Panama).

Garden of the Rubén Martínez Villena Library. Obispo Street at Baratillo. Old Havana

Exhibition Space 

Geraldine Javier (Philippines) / Exchange. Video program by Australian artists: Rushdi Anwar / Dr. Ian Haig / Riza Manolo / Associate Prof: Dominic Dedfern / Mia Salsjo / Ben Morieson / Clare Mc Cracken / Associate Prof: Mick Douglas / Robyn Latham / Angela TiaTia / Dr. Martine Corompt / Curators: Dr. Damian Smith and Prof Geoff Hogg.

Casa de Asia. Mercaderes Strret # 111 between Obrapía and Obispo. Old Havana. Tel: 7801 1740

Exhibition space/

Charo Oquet (República Dominicana) / Richard-Viktor Sainsily-Cayol (Guadalupe) / Matilde Marín (Argentina).

Casa de México. Obra Pía St # 116 at Mercaderes Street . Old Havana. Tel: 7801 1166

Exhibition Space 

José Braithwaite (Panama) / Marcos Benítez (Paraguay).

Oswaldo Guayasamín Museum. Obra Pía St 111 between Oficios and Mercaderes. Old Havana. Tel: 7801 2843

Exhibition Space 

Nathalie Bikoro (Gabon) / Laeïla Adjovi and Loïc Hoquet (Benin) / Jackie Karuti (Kenya) / Tejuoso Olanrewaju (Nigeria) / Guy Woueté (Cameroon).

Casa de África. Obra Pía # 157 between Mercaderes and San Ignacio. Old Havana. Tel: 7861 5798

Exhibition Space 

Marcos Benítez (Paraguay) / Tania Candiani (Mexico) / Semilleros Project (Chile): Enrique Ramírez  and  Emiliano de la Maza / Alberta Whittle (Aruba)/ Romina Orazi (Argentina).

Casa Bolívar. Mercaderes Street # 156 between Obra Pía and Lamparilla. Old Havana. Tel: 861 3988

Exhibition Space 

Ruy Cézar Campos (Brazil) / Esther Aldaz (Spain) / Oscar Leone (Colombia) / El Puente_Lab (Colombia) / Mary Sibande (South Africa) / Frank Martínez (Cuba) / Isak Berbic (Bosnia) / Lourdes de la Riva (Guatemala) / Luis Gárciga (Cuba) / Tecno Dandy (Democratic Congo) / José M. Mesías (Cuba) / Reena Kallat (India) / Ghazel (Iran).

Reading and screening of the work of Colombian artist Oscar Leone

Center for the Development of the Visual Arts. San Ignacio Street # 352 at Teniente Rey. Plaza Vieja. Old Havana. Tel: 7801 8533

Exhibition Space 

Results of the workshop TURN by the Japanese artists: Moeko Tokumoto / Naoko Hayashi and the Cuban artists: Ruth Trueba / Ioan Carratalá directed by the master Katsuhiko Hibino (Japan)

Plaza Vieja. Old Havana

Exhibition Space 

Max de Esteban (Spain ) / Emmanuel Tussore (France) / Leila Alaoui (France).

Fototeca de Cuba. Mercaderes # 307  e/ Teniente Rey y Muralla. Plaza Vieja.  La Habana Vieja. Tel: 7801 8530

Exhibition Space 

Performance ¨Cores and Popular Dances With Older Adults¨ / 3:00 pm

Ana Gallardo (Argentina)

Convent of Bethlehem. Compostela between  Luz and Acosta. Old Havana. Tel: 7869 7231.

Exhibition Space 

TRES (Mexico) / Tadasu Takamine (Japan) / Tellervo and Oliver (Finland) / Sun Xun (China) / Ravi Agarwal (India).

Centro Provincial de Artes Plásticas y Diseño. Calle Oficios esq. to Luz. Old Havana. Tel: 7862 3228/7862 3295

Exhibition Space 

Alejandro Campins (Cuba) / Lais Myrrha (Brazil) / Oscar Figueroa (Costa Rica).

Centro Hispanoamericano de Cultura. Malecon Avenue # 17 between Prado and Capdevila Street. Centro Habana. Tel: 7860 6282

Inaugural Concert XIII Havana Biennial  (by invitation) / 9:00 pm

José María Vitier. Guests: Bárbara Llanes, Ivette Cepeda and David Torrens.

PLaza de Armas. Obispo Street ay Oficios. Old Havana

 

Saturday, April 13

Playful Space

(d)estructura.  Collaborative creation project.El puente_lab (Colombia) / 10:00am

Plaza del Cristo. Villegas, Teniente Rey, Bernaza and  Lamparilla. Old Havana.

Exhibition Space 

Alydia Wever (Aruba) / 10:00am

Performance ¨Anthropical¨

National Library. Independencia Avenue at 20 de Mayo Street. Vedado. Plaza de la Revolución. Tel: 7881 7446

Project ¨Lo Llevamos Rizo” (We Have it Curly)/2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Susana Pilar Delahante (Cuba)

Workshop for girls and boys.

Concert by Omni Batá / 3:00pm

Museum Patio at Casa de África. Obra Pía Street # 157 between San Ignacio y Mercaderes. Old Havana. Tel: 7861 5798

Exhibition Space / 2:00pm

Dayana Trigo (Cuba) / Dania González (Cuba) / Adonis Flores (Cuba) / Nicolás Consuegra (Colombia) / Javier Hinojosa (Mexico) / Manaf Halbouni (Siria) / Narda Alvarado (Bolivia) / Natalia Rondón (Venezuela) / Marianne Fahmy (Egypt) / Cheikh Ndiaye (Senegal) / Pedro Cabrita Reis (Portugal) / Hans Hamid Rasmussen (Algeria).

Pabellón Cuba.  23 Street at  N. Street. Vedado. Plaza de la Revolución. Tel: 7835 3765

Exhibition Space  / 3:30pm

Rocío García (Cuba).

Villa Manuela Gallery. H Street  # 406 between 17 y 19. Vedado. Plaza de la Revolución. Tel: 7832 2391

Exhibition Space  / 4:00pm

Théo Mercier (France).

Decorative Arts Museum. 17 St at E Street.  Vedado. Plaza de la Revolución. Tel: 7830 9848

Exhibition Space /

Ruslán Torres (Cuba).

Casona de Línea. Línea Street  between D y E Street. Vedado. Plaza de la Revolución. Tel: 7832 5373

Performance ¨Los caminos¨

Humberto Vélez (Panama) / 4:00pm

From the Mártires de Barbados fencing hall, Trocadero Street # 210 between Industria and Crespo to Solar de la California, Crespo Street at  Colon Street. Centro Habana.

Playful Space /

(d)estructura.  Collaborative creation project. El puente_lab (Colombia) / 5:00pm

Plaza del Cristo. Villegas, Teniente Rey, Bernaza and Lamparilla Streets. La Habana Vieja.

Exhibition Space  / 7:00pm

¨De la chinoserie al arte contemporáneo¨ (From Chinoiserie to Contemporary Art”)

Zhang Chunhua / Zhong Biao / Zhou Song / Li Hongbo / Jia Shanguo / Tian Longyu / Wang Guofeng / Lang Can / Chen Zhuo / Cai Yaling

Orígenes Gallery. Paseo del Prado # 458 between San José and San Rafael Street. Centro Habana. Tel: 7863 3256 / 7863 6690

Performance for the Havana Biennial. Acosta Danza Company  (by invitation only) / 8:30pm

Gran Teatro de La Habana Alicia Alonso. Paseo del Prado # 458 between San José and San Rafael Street. Centro Habana. Tel: 7861 3077 / 7861 7391.

 

Sunday, April 14

Opening Taller Chullima. El estudio como convivencia e interacción (The Studio as Space for Coexistence and Interaction ) / 10:00am

Alberto Kalach (Mexico) / Joan Baixas (Spain) / Cildo Meireles (Brazil) / Wilfredo Prieto (Cuba)

Performance Paradox-Parade/ 11:30am

Joan Baixas (Spain) and Cindo Meireles (Brazil)

6 St # 905 between 9 y 11. Playa.

Playful Space/

(d)estructura. Collaborative creation project. El puente_lab (Colombia) / 10:00am

Plaza del Cristo. Villegas, Teniente Rey, Bernaza y Lamparilla Street. La Habana Vieja.

Performance ¨La sangre de Caín¨ (Cain’s blood) / 12m – 9:00pm

Carlos Martiel (Cuba)

Malecón. Malecón  Avenue between Perseverancia and Lealtad. Centro Habana.

Playful Space /

(d)estructura. Collaborative creation project. El puente_lab (Colombia) / 5:00pm

Plaza del Cristo. Villegas, Teniente Rey, Bernaza y Lamparilla Street. La Habana Vieja.

Performance ¨Proyecto 19:30¨ (Project 19:30)/ 5:00pm – 9:00pm

Jorge Otero (Cuba)

Performances by Habana Compás Dance and La Camerata Romeu

Esplanade of La Punta Fortress.

Opening of the project  Detrás del Muro (Behind the Wall). Curator Juan Delgado / 5:00pm

Malecón # 307 between Galiano y San Nicolás. From Maceo Park to La Punta Fortress

Performance ¨Manifiesto público¨ (Public Manifesto) /5:30pm

Aimée Joaristi (Cuba- Costa Rica)

Malecón # 663. Centro Habana.

Performance ¨Composición infinita¨ (Endless Composition) / 5:30pm

Antonio José Guzmán (Panama)

From Malecón at Galiano Street  to  Malecón at  Prado Street .Centro Habana.

Performance ¨El público está presente¨ (The Public is Present) / 5:30pm

Susy Gómez (Spain)

Malecon between Blanco and Galiano. Centro Habana.

Mural / 6:00pm

Emilio Pérez (Cuba)

Galiano between Malecón and San Lázaro. Centro Habana.

Performance ¨La Queratina¨ (Queratin)/ 6:00pm

Pilar Rubí (Bolivia)

From Callejón de los Peluqueros to Maceo Park. Centro Habana.

Video intervention ¨Los límites del espacio y el cuerpo¨ (The Limits of Space and the Body)/ 6:00pm

Alejandra González y Daniela Friedman

Casa de los abuelos. Compostela between  Chacón and Cuarteles. Plaza del Ángel. Old Havana.

Performance ¨Plañideras que ríen¨ (Mourners Smiling) / 7:00pm

Roberto Fabelo Hung (Cuba)

Travel along the Malecon departing from Maceo Park.

Performance ¨El pesar de ciertas cosas¨ (Certain Things) / 7:00pm

Ricardo Rodríguez (Cuba)

Plaza de la Loma del Ángel. Old Havana..

Film ¨Otto¨ / 8:00pm

Laurent Grasso (France)

Malecón Avenue  at  Campanario Street. Old Havana.

 

Monday, April 15th

Award of an Honorary Doctorate to the artist Abdoulaye Konaté (Mali) / 10:00 am

Exhibition “Smoke and Mirrors Project”

University of the Arts (ISA). 120 St # 1110 between 9a and 13 St, Reparto Cubanacán, Playa.

Tel: 7208 4257

Workshop and event with children and seniors / until Saturday, April 20

Katsuhiko Hibino (Japan)

Residence of the third age. San Ignacio at Lamparilla street. Old Havana / 10:00 am – 12m

Ángela Landa School. Teniente Rey Street between San Ignacio and Mercaderes. Plaza Vieja. Old Havana./ 2:00pm – 4:00pm

Dance Workshop/ 2:00 pm

Ana Gallardo (Argentina)

Residence of Bethlehem. Compostela # 662 between Luz and Acosta St. Old Havana.

Video projection / 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Bernardo Roig (Spain) / Laurent Grasso (France) / Rubén Millares (United States) / Antonia Wrigth (United States) / Henri Chalfant (United States).

Hispanic American Culture Center. Ave. Malecón # 17 between Prado and Capdevila. Centro Habana. Tel: 7860 6282

Performance Paradox-Parade / 4:00 pm

Joan Baixas (Spain) and Cildo Meireles (Brazil)

Chullima Studio.  6 Street  # 905 between 9 and 11. PLaya

Book Presentation¨(.d) estructura¨  / 4:00pm

El Puente_Lab Art Collective.

Contemporary Art Center Wifredo Lam. San Ignacio # 22 at Empedrado Street. Plaza de la Catedral.. Old Havana.Tel: 7861 2096

Performance  “Si Dios y Eleggua quieren, todo es posible”(If God and Eleggua want, everything is possible) / 6:00 pm Central Park

Manuel Mendive (Cuba)

Acacia Gallery. San José Street # 114 between  Industria and Consulado. Centro Habana. Tel: 7863 1153/7863 9374

Exhibition space

Kadir López (Cuba)

Boulevard of San Rafael. Centro Habana.

Performance Paradox-Parade / 8:30 pm

Joan Baixas (Spain) and Cildo Meireles (Brazil)

Chullima Studio.  6 Street  # 905 between 9 and 11 St. Playa.

 

Tuesday, April 16

Talk “From peasant to peasant” / 10:00 am

Asunción Molinos (Spain) and guest farmers

Results of the exchange of experiences in the development of agroecology among Cuban and  Spanish farmers.

National Museum of Natural History. Obispo Street # 61 at Oficios St. Plaza de Armas. Old Havana. Tel: 7801 2687

GUILTY FOR DANGEROUS / 2:00 pm

Hispanic American Culture Center.  Malecón Avenue # 17 between Prado and Capdevila. Centro Habana. Tel: 7860 6282

Book presentation ¨The Winners With the Great Prize Leopold Sedar Saenghor of the 1992 Biennials. 2016¨. Diabel Edition. May 2018/ 3:30 pm

By Abdou Diouf Ndiaye (Senegal)

Contemporary Art Center Wifredo Lam. San Ignacio # 22 at Empedrado. Plaza de la Catedral. Old Havana.

Tel: 7861 2096

Performance Paradox-Parade/ 4:00 pm

Joan Baixas (Spain) and Cildo Meireles (Brazil)

Chullima Studio.  6 St  # 905 between 9 and 11. Playa.

Exhibition space / 6:00 pm

Yves Trémorin (France)

French Alliance. Prado Palace. Prado Street at Trocadero. Centro Habana.Tel. 7864 2410

Performance Paradox-Parade/ 8:30 pm

Joan Baixas (Spain) and Cildo Meireles (Brazil)

Chullima Studio.  6 St  # 905 between 9 and 11. Playa.

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