CUP 2018

The best Cuban Art

 

The building of the former Palace of Fine Arts 1954, is dedicated exclusively to displaying the collections of Cuban Art, "Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes."Its exponents have been carefully selected and are integrated in four main blocks.

Colonial Art in XVII-XIX century stands out for the themed rooms landscapes, religious scenes and customs. Of particular interest, the space devoted to William Collazo whose painting represents, in the words of José Lezama Lima "a synthesis of the Cuban sudden."

Turn of the century Colonial Art 1894-1827 is proposed for the first time as a unit character, independent of Colonial Art. Highlight the figure of Rafael Blanco, considered the first modern artist plastic quite national.

Modern Art summarizes a stage of maturity and consistency group, an intricate web of trends, styles and interests. In this block coexisting general wards and individual spaces that allow people from first rang out with a room dedicated to Wilfredo Lam, the most universal myth of Cuban art.

Contemporary Art covers the work of a generation encouraged by the triumph of the revolution. In the general ward of the seventies are decisive influence artists as Raul Martinez and Santiago Armada (Chago).

The national search for Peasant and Afro-Cuban traditions have great exponents. The hyper-realism and folk painting unique distinction with a tinge room seventies.

Arte de la época colonial
Imagen de Carmen Bacallao de Malpica,Que
abarca los siglos 17 y 19 tiene salas dedicadas
a los paisajes,temas religiosos y el"costumbris-
mo" escenas narrativas de la vida cubana
Un especial interés por el trabajo de Guillermo
Collazo,su pintura representa una sintesis
culminante de todo lo que es cubano.

Pintura - Guillermo CollazoSantiago de Cuba
1850-París1896 Retrato de Carmen Bacallao de
Malpica,1883 Mássobre tela Oleo210,5x105,5cm
Imagen de Carmen Bacallao de Malpica
Óleo sobre lienzo.


 

Vanguardia - Vanguardia
Pintura - Carlos Enríquez
Zulueta 1900,La Habana, 1957
El rapto de las mulatas, 1938
Más sobre tela Oleo 162,5 x 114,5 cm

Obras maestras Siglo XX 
de 1894 -1927,se exhibe por primera vez
como un período separado,distinto del
cuerpo principal del arte colonial.
Particularmente notable es el pintor Rafael Blanco,
considerado el primer artista verdaderamente
moderno cubano.
Pintura-José A. Bencomo Mena,Remedios1890
-La Habana, 1962 La Flor blanca, 1944
Oleo sobre tela, 135,5 x 112 cm

 

Vanguardia - Vanguardia
Pintura-Wifredo Lam
Sagua la Grande, 1902-Paris Francia 1982
Mujer sentada, 1949
Oleo sobre tela 129,5 x 96,5cm

Arte Vanguardia - La Vanguardia
Sección representa una fase de madurez
y coherencia en el arte cubano,que
reúnen a una compleja gama de estilos
e influencias.destacada artista individual,incluida
Lam Wifredo legendaria de Cuba.

Pintura-Eduardo Abela
San Antonio de los Banos1889
La Habana 1965,Guajiros, 1938
Oleo sobre tela,84x71,5cm

 

 







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