Cosme Proenza


Cosme Proenza - Latin Art Core

He was born in Tacajó, Holguin, Cuba, on March 5, 1948 . Painter, draftsman, illustrator and muralist, studied at the National School of Art in Havana and the concluded his Master at the Institute of Fine Arts in Kiev, Ukraine .

He was unveiled with a mouth - watering Appropriations famous paintings by Goya and Leonardo Da Vinci, among others of the great European classics. Exhibition of 1973 in the art gallery that existed in Frexes street corner Maximo Gomez in the city of Holguin, Cuba .

He is a member of the National Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC) and the International Association of Art (IAA), he practiced art education for fifteen years, tutored numerous theses and has lectured in national and foreign institutions. He participated as a juror in several rooms and his illustrations appear in national and foreign books and magazines.

He has made collections as Manipulations and listen Gods. The latter perhaps definitively finalized its style, inserting a trend, now and without abandoning in the least his classicist mastery.

Personal exhibitions

1973-1978 Drawings and paintings, gallery Holguin , Cuba .
1983 Cuban paintings, Civil Aviation Institute, Kiev , Ukraine .
1984 Drawings, Central House of Artists Union, Kiev, Ukraine
1987 These angels cluttering my dreams, Provincial Art Center, Havana , Cuba
Scarring 1989, Provincial Art Gallery, Matanzas , Cuba
1991 Paintings and Drawings, Poliforum Cultural Siqueiros, Mexico City, Mexico
1992 Drawings, Gallery Hotel Camino Real, Mexico City, Mexico
Manipulations I, Gallery ITAM, Mexico City, Mexico
Manipulations II, Poliforum Cultural Siqueiros, Mexico City, Mexico
I Manipulations 1993, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Santander, Spain
1994 Boscomanía I, Gallery, Havana, Cuba
Boscomanía I, Performing Arts Center, Maracaibo, Venezuela
1995 Boscomanía II, Galiano Gallery, Havana, Cuba
1996 Boscomanía II, Azqueta Gallery, San Jose, Costa Rica
An unknown Vasari, St. Francis of Assisi Convent, Havana, Cuba
Gallery Maillope, Navarra, Spain
1997 Praise of complicity, Fatima Cultural Center, Monterrey, Mexico
Retrospective Exhibition, Provincial Center of Plastic Arts, Havana, Cuba
Recent works, Bayado Gallery, Havana, Cuba
Memory, La Acacia Gallery , Havana, Cuba
1998 Exhibition of Cosme Proenza, Hotel Inglaterra, Havana, Cuba
Retrospective exhibition, Convento de San Francisco de Asis , Havana, Cuba
1999 Year zero, Museum of the Americas, Ballajá Headquarters, San Juan Puerto Rico
2002 Recent Paintings, House of Latin America, Havana, Cuba
Cosme Proenza exhibition, Gallery Cosme Proenza, Gibara, Holguin, Cuba
Voices of silence, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba.