Alexandre Arrechea is a Cuban artist who studied at Instituto Superior de Arte (ISA) in Havana. After graduating in 1994, he became one of the founders of the collective Los Carpinteros (1994-2003). His works can be found in several permanent collections such as the ones of Brooklyn Museum in New York, CAB Burgos, Spain, Museum of Latin American Art, California, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, Daros Collection, Switzerland and the Museo Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Reina Sofia in Madrid.

Alexandre Arrechea, Trinidad, 1970, Cuba
Alexandre Arrechea
Trinidad, 1970
Cuba

Current Exhibitions

Alexandre Arrechea: Uninhabited Order

Fredric Snitzer Gallery

30 Nov — 12 Jan
Fredric Sntizer Gallery hosts “Uninhabited Order“, the solo exhibition of Cuban artist Alexandre Arrechea. His interdisciplinary practice investigates the nature of both public and domestic...

Past Exhibitions

Q & A Nine Contemporary Cuban Artists

Miami Dade College Museum of Art and Design – MDC
30/11/2016 — 15/01/2017

Solo Shows

2017
Refazer, Nara Roesler gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

2016
Jerarquias Negadas, Galeria Habana, La Habana, Cuba

2015
The seduction of the fragment, Casado Santapau Gallery, Madrid, Spain
The map of silence, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, 12th Havana Biennial, Havana, Cuba.

2014
The map and the fact, Magnan Metz Gallery, New York , NY, USA
Collaboration with Hermès Ibérica, Madrid, Spain

2013
DOS, (Two), Casado Santapau Gallery, Madrid, Spain
NO LIMITS, Park Avenue Mall Project, New York, NY, USA
NO LIMITIS, Phillips Gallery, New York. NY, USA

2012
Twisted Horizon, Magnan Metz Gallery, New York, NY, USA

Group Shows

2016
La madre de todas las batallas, Centro Wifredo Lam, Habana, Cuba.

2015
Iconocracia, Imágen del poder y poder de las imágenes, ARTIUM, Vitoria, Spain
Round 42, The One and the Many: A Self-Portrait in Seven Parts, Project Row Houses, Houston, Texas, USA
Heaven and Hell. Magic carpets and drones, Boghossian Foundation– Villa Empain, Brussels, Belgium

2014
Tom Sachs, Barry McGee, Alexandre Arrechea SFAQ [projects] ART BASEL, Miami Beach. FL, USA
Scotiabank Nuit Blanche, Toronto, Canada
Beyond the Supersquare, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY, USA
Cuban America: An Empire State of Mind, Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY, USA
Dilated Biography: Contemporary Cuban Narratives: School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA

2013
Habitar, Construir, Pensar. Perspectivas poéticas y discursivas en el video art contemporáneo cubano (1990-2010), Museo de Arte Contemporáneo de Tampa-Graphic Studio (USF), Tampa, USA
Oye, Mira! Reflective Approaches in Contemporary Latin American Video Art( Friday, Walter and McBean Galleries, SAFAI, San Francisco, USA

2012
Building Bacardi: Art Architecture and Identity, Coral Gables Museum, Miami, FL, USA
Skyline Adrift: Cuban Art and Architecture, Architecture OMI, Ghent, NY, USA
Against The Grain: Wood in Contemporary Art and Craft, The Mint Museum and Museum of Art and Design, NY, USA
Click or Clash? Third stage., Bianconi Gallery, Milano, Italy
11th Havana Biennial, Havana, Cuba.

Contacts & Details

City of birth: Trinidad Country of birth: Cuba Date of birth: 1970 Lives in: Cuba
W: Alexandre Arrachea M: contact@alexandrearrechea.com