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Mabel Poblet Pujol

Havana, Cuba

"My work explores memory and the relationship of my life with physical space. These ideas materialize through different media such as installation, mixed media, video projection and performance."
(Cienfuegos, Cuba, 1986) Resident in Havana. Graduate from the Higher Institute of Arts, Havana (ISA, 2012) and from San Alejandro National Art Academy (2007).
She has participated in more than 20 solo exhibitions and in more than 100 group exhibitions.
In 2018, she was awarded for an Exceptional Career by the Embassy of Mexico in Cuba. She received the Noemi Award of the internship in Brownstone Foundation (Paris, 2014). In 2017, she was invited to be part of the Cuban Art Pavilion at Venice Biennial. She has participated in the group exhibitions: Kunst Cuba (Ludwig Forum, 2017, Aachen, Germany), ARTXIOMAS (Art Museum of the Americas, Washington DC, United States, 2016), Complicated Beauty: Contemporary Cuban Art (Tampa Museum, Florida, United States, 2016), 4ta Bienal Del Fin del Mundo (Mar del Plata, Argentina, 2014), After de Void (Ministry of Nomadads, Edison House, London, 2013), Art de la Grande ile des Caraibes (Le Manoir de Cologny Cultural Center, Ginebra, Switzerland, 2013) 50 in the 50’ (La Acacia Gallery, Habana, 2011), Knowing how to shoot, and shooting well (Villa Manuela Gallery, Habana, 2011), Cuban women artists (Center for Cuban Studies, New York, 2010).
She was part of the Cuban artists selected for the residence Habana Cultura sponsored by Havana Club (2012). Her more relevant solo exhibitions are: Flashback in collaboration with Andres Levin (ArteMorfosis Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland, 2018), Flotabilidad – Buoyancy – (Habana Gallery, Cuba, 2018), Marea Alta – High Tide – (Mitte Gallerie, Callao, Peru, 2017), Diario de viaje – Voyage Diary – (CO Gallery, Santiago de Chile, Chile, 2017), Patria – Homeland –, 12th Biennial of Havana (Villa Manuela, Cuba, 2015), Reverso – Reverse – (Tomás y Valientes Art Center, Madrid, Spain, 2013), Disappearance (Enlace Gallery, Lima, Peru, 2013), Situación Límite – Limit Situation – (Raquel Ponce Gallery, Madrid, Spain, 2013), Reunificación Familiar – Family Reunion –, Collateral to the 11th Biennial of Havana (Morro-Cabaña, 2012), Today my voice has sound (Villa Manuela Gallery, Havana, 2012). Her work is part of important public and private collections like: the Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA), Tampa’s Museum of Contemporary Art, the United States, CIFO Foundation. Cisnero Fontanals, the United States, the Gilbert Brownstone Foundation, France, the Ministry of Nomads, the United Kingdom, among others.
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