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Attempt no. 8


Single piece Signed

From the series Burning bush



150 x 150 cm
59.06 x 59 in




Drawings & Works on Paper , Prints



1999 Havana, Cuba

Pez sin cola (Tailles fish) is a multidisciplinary project in progress that is subdivided into three series: "Genesis", "Burning Bush", "4 Horsemen". This work symbolically represents invalidity, dispossession or the surplus of something. It is born from discomfort before the feeling of captivity where the living being can instinctively mutilate itself to achieve freedom. Where something prevents or imprisons us from greatness; like a fish without a tail that cannot swim. Showy tails are shown, full of life, that almost seem to swim alone in the water, like the spirit of freedom, like the tail of a lizard that continues to move after being cut off.It is a work in homage to freedom and transformation.

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Zurich, Rämistrasse 33

ArteMorfosis is a gallery and virtual platform for Cuban art in Zurich. Founded in April 2015, ArteMorfosis initially focused on presenting well-established Cuban artists. Since 2017 we expanded our approach and included emerging and mid-career artists as well as displaying group exhibitions curated by experienced Cuban curators. Since 2019 we have been push...

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