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Group exhibitions 1950–59

1954

Plástica Cubana Contemporánea: Homenaje a José Martí, Galería Lyceum, Havana, Cuba, January 28‑February 14 

 

1956

Exposición Homenaje a Guy Perez Cisneros, Galería Lyceum, Havana, Cuba, January 12-29

Cuba en Venezuela, Galería de la Habana, Caracas, Venezuela, May 1-15

El Retrato en la Pintura Moderna, Galería Cubana, Havana, Cuba, August 1-15

VIII Salón Nacional Pintura y Escultura, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba, November 28‑December 28

 

1957

IV Bienal do Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo, Parque Ibirapuera, Sâo Paulo, Brazil, September-December

 

1958

Painting and Sculpture Acquisitions, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, January 1-December 31

 

1959

Artes Plásticas, Galería Lyceum, Havana, Cuba, February 15-March 1

The United States Collects Pan American Art, The Art Institute of Chicago, July 22-

September 7

Exposición Pintura Contemporánea Cubana, Universidad de Santo Tomás de Villanueva, Havana, Cuba, September 12‑22

5a Bienal de São Paulo, Parque Ibirapuera, Sâo Paulo, Brazil, September-December

 

Group exhibitions 1960–69

1960

XVI Salon de Mai, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, May 7-28

Pintura Contemporánea Cubana, Casa de las Américas, Havana, Cuba, May 29 (show opens)

(Exhibition traveled to: Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes, Mexico City; Museo de Bellas Artes, Caracas; Facultad de Arquitectura de Montevideo, Montevideo; Museu de Arte Moderna, Sao Paulo)

 

1961

Art Cubain Contemporain, Galerie Du Dragon and Galerie Weiller, February 21- March 10

XVII Salon de Mai, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, May 7-28

Primer Congreso Nacional de Escritores y Artistas Cubanos: Exposición de Pintura, Grabado

y Cerámica, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba, August 18‑22

Anti-Processo, Galleria Brea, Milan, Italy

Salon Comparaison, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris

 

1962

XVIII Salon de Mai, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, May 6-27

L’Art Latino-Americain a Paris, Musee d'Art Moderne, Paris, August 2-October 4

Salon de Mai au Japon, Le Journal Maïnichi, Tokyo, September 8-October 2

Neuf Peintres Neuf, Galerie du Cercle, Paris, November 20-December 11

 

1963

XIX Salon de Mai, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, April 28-May 19

 

1964

Comparaisons: dixième anniversaire, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris,

March 9-April 5

XX Salon de Mai, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, May 16-June 7

 

1965

Picabia, Edgar Iene, Agustín Fernández, Galerie Fürstenberg, Paris, May 1-31

Salon Comparaison. Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris

 

1966

Recent Acquisitions: Painting and Sculpture, The Museum of Modern Art, New York,

April 6-June 5

XXII Salon de Mai, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, May 2-22

Tanguy‑Dali‑Bellmer‑Fernández‑Roy, Galerie Andre‑Francois Petit, Paris

 

1967

Latin-American Art 1931-1966, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, March 17-June 4

XXIII Salon de Mai, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, April 29-May 21

Groupe, Galerie Jacqueline Ranson, Paris, May-June

 

1968

XXIV Salon de Mai at the Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, May 4-26

 

1969

Le Livre comme Oeuvre d’Art, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris,

April 23-May 18

 

Group exhibitions 1970–79

1970

Latin America: New Paintings and Sculpture: Juan Downey, Agustín Fernández, Gego, Gabriel Morera, Center for Inter‑American Relations, New York, November 20, 1969-January 18

Primera Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano, Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña, San Juan, Puerto Rico, January

Four Latin American Painters, New Orleans Museums: New Orleans

 

1971

Twelve Artists from Latin America: Abularach, Ayoroa, Bermudez, Botero, Brizzi, Cuevas, Dignac, Downey, Fernández, Matta, Paternosto, and Rayo, The Ringling Museum of Art,

in Sarasota, Florida, January 11-February 7 (Exhibition traveled to the Isaac Delgado Museum

of Art, New Orleans, March 20-April 18)

 

1972

Pintura Cubana, Cuban Museum of Art and Culture, Miami, Florida, April 18 (show opens)

 

1974

Tercera Bienal de San Juan del Grabado Latinoamericano, Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueña, San Juan, Puerto Rico, January

Latin American Prints from the Museum of Modern Art, Center for Inter-American Relations, New York, January 30-March 24

Recent Accessions to Art of the Americas,University Art Museum, The University of Texas

at Austin, February-October

Cubans in New York ’74, Cisneros Gallery, New York, February 16‑28

Tres Bienales del Grabado Latinoamericano, Selección y Obras Premiadas, Museo de la Universidad de Puerto Rico, San Juan, September 10-October 5

Bonino en Caracas: Doce Pintores, Galería Arte y Contacto, Caracas, Venezuela, October 6 (show opens)

Eight Latin American Painters, The Ringling Museum, Sarasota, Florida

Selections from the Permanent Collection, Museum of Modern Art of Latin America, Washington, D.C.

 

1975

La Colección Martinez Cañas de Arte Latino Americano del Siglo Veinte, The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Art Center of Miami, Florida

 

1976

First Exhibit of Modern Painting by Cuban Artists, The Continental National Bank of Miami, coordinated by Cuban Museum of Art and Culture, Miami, Florida, February 26-April 30

Latin American Horizons: 1976, The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, Florida, April 4-Nov. 30

Retrospectiva de pintura cubana. Reencuentro cubano, Centro Comunitario de la Pequeña Habana, Miami, coordinated by Cuban Museum of Art and Culture, Miami, Florida, June 25-30

Latin American Prints, Center for Inter‑American Relations, New York

 

1978

Twentieth Year of the Cuban Diaspora, Metropolitan Museum and Art Centers Virginia Gardens, Florida, May 26 (show opens)

Contemporary Latin American Art: The Esso Collection of the Lowe Art Museum and Latin American Artists of the Southeastern U.S., Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, September 14‑October 8

Recent Latin American Drawings, Organized by International Exhibitions Foundation, Vassar College Art Gallery (now The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center), Poughkeepsie, New York, October 1-November 15 

Hispanic‑American Artists of the United States: Argentina, Bolivia Chile, Cuba, Uruguay, Museum of Modern Art of Latin America, Washington, D.C., November 7-December 7

 

1979 

The Cuban Exhibition, De Armas Gallery, Miami, Florida, March 9-May 1 

Agustín Fernández: Oils and Collages; Leslie Klein: Drawings and Mixed Media, Meeting Point Art Center, Coral Gables, Florida, June 22-July 21

 

Group exhibitions 1980–89

1980  

Living Masters of Latin America, Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, May 17- June 22 

Latin American Exhibition, De Armas Gallery in Miami, Florida 

 

1983 

José Martí en el Museo Cubano Cuban Museum of Art and Culture, Miami, January 28-

March 13 

Second Latin American Exhibition, De Armas Gallery, Miami, Florida April 29 (show opens) 

Latin American Selections from Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York for the benefit of the International Rescue Committee, Bacardí Art Gallery, Miami, Florida, May 2 (show opens) 

Foire Internationale d’Art Contemporain (FIAC), September 24-October 2, Grand Palais des Champs Elysees, Paris 

José Martí, Poems; Agustín Fernández, Lithographs, The Artmobile, Miami-Dade Public Library System, Miami, Florida, October 5-November 26

 

1985 

Arte Hispanoamericano de Hoy, De Armas Gallery, Miami, Florida

 

1987 

Outside Cuba/Fuera de Cuba, Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum at Rutgers University, New Jersey, March 22-May 26 (Traveled to: The Museum of Contemporary Hispanic Arts, New York, June 25-August 2, 1987; Miami University Art Museum, Oxford, Ohio, October 16-December 20, 1987; Museo de Arte de Ponce, Ponce, Puerto Rico, April 29-June 30, 1988; Center for the Fine Arts, Miami, October 7-December 4, 1988) 

Latin American Treasures from Miami’s Private Collections, Center for the Fine Arts, Miami, Florida, October 8‑November 8 

Erotica, Acanthus Gallery, Coral Gables, Florida, February 6-April 4

 

1988 

Twentieth Century Cuban Art Selections from the Collection of Ramón Cernuda and Nercys Ganem, Inter American Art Gallery, Miami‑Dade Community College, Miami, Florida,

February 5- March 30

 

1989  

Latin American Drawings from the Barbara Duncan Collection, Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery (now the Blanton Museum of Art), University of Texas at Austin, June 17-August 14

 

1989

The Latin American Spirit: Art and Artists in the United States, 1920-1970, The Bronx Museum of Art, New York, September 29, 1988‑January 29,1989 (Traveled to: The El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, California, May 22‑July 16; The San Diego Museum of Arts, San Diego, California, February 27-April 23, 1989; Instituto de Cultura Puertorricqueña, San Juan, Puerto Rico, August 14-October 8, 1989; Center for the Arts, Vero Beach, Florida, January 28-March 31, 1990; Cintas Fellows Revisited: A Decade After, Main Library, Metro‑Dade Cultural Center, Miami, Florida, October 1, 1988‑January 15, 1989) 

XXXXIV Salon de Mai, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, March 11-30 

Retrospectiva de Pintores Cubanos, Cuban Museum of Art and Culture, Miami, March 22 (show opens) 

Four Cuban Masters, Galería Bacardi, Miami, Florida, November 17 (show opens)

 

Group exhibitions 1990–99

1990 

XXXXV Salon de Mai, Grand Palais, Paris, May 6-20 

El Último 20 de Mayo en el Exilio, The Embassy Gallery of International Art, Coral Gables, Florida, May 16-June 8 

New Acquisitions: The Metropolitan Collection, The Art Museum at Florida International University, Miami, May 4-June 6 

Paper Visions III, A Biennial Exhibition. Works on Paper by 24 Contemporary Latin American Artists, Housatonic Museum of Art, Housatonic Community College, Bridgeport, Connecticut, June 13-August 10 

LatinArt ’90, Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York, November 1-December

 

1991 

XXXXVI Salon de Mai, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, February 21-March 

Yesterday and Today: Latin American Art, Marpad Art Gallery, Coral Gables, Florida, August 23

 

1992 

Latin Power: Mario Bencomo, Perez Celis, Agustín Fernández, Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York, May 2-31 

The Americas: Mario Bencomo, Seymour Boardman, Perez Celis, Wilfredo Chiesa, Agustín Fernández, Burt Hasen, Buffie Johnson, Elaine Kurtz, Maria Martinez-Cañas, Omar Rayo, Elmar Rojas, Richards Ruben, Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York, November 7-December 5

 

1993 

XXXXVIII Salon de MaiMusée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris, May 1-17 

Perez Celis, Victor Chab, Jose Luis Cuevas, Agustín Fernández, Omar Rayo, Fernando de Szyszlo, Mario Toral, Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York, May 7- June 5 

Cuban Artists o the Twentieth Century Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, October 22-January 2 

Contemporary Latin American Art: Rodolfo Abularach, Perez Celis, Agustín Fernández, Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York, November 13-December 11

 

1996 

The Sexual Environment, Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York, October 5-November 2

 

1997 

9 Cuban American Artists, Kingsborough Community College Art Gallery, Brooklyn, November 20, 1996-January 22 

The Coincident Eye: Hans Bellmer, Agustín Fernández, Robert Mapplethorpe, 123 Watts Gallery in New York, from May 22-June 28

 

1998 

Breaking Barriers: Selections from the Museum of Art’s Permanent Contemporary Cuban Collection, Museum of Art in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, October 25, 1997-January 4        

A Walk Through the Paper Forest: Latino Prints and Drawings from the Collection of El Museo del Barrio. A traveling exhibition circulated by the Gallery Association of New York State, tour dates: January 1, 1998-December 31 

Agustín Fernández, Byron Galvéz, Fernando Casasempere, Juan Calderón, Pedro Caballero, Sebastián, Shinki, Schwartz and Martinez Art Gallery, Coral Gables, Florida, January 2-30 

In Context: Hans Bellmer, Victor Brauner, Joseph Cornell, Agustín Fernández, Wifredo Lam, Roberto Matta, Carlos Merida, 123 Watts Gallery, New York, April 17-May 30

 

Group exhibitions 2000–09

2002 

Contrasts in Latin American Art: Perez Celis, Agustín Fernández, Gian Carlo Puppo. Works from 60's-80's, Anita Shapolsky, New York, May 9-July       

Contemporary Cuban Art in New York: Benefit Sale and Silent Auction, Bill Maynes Gallery, New York, June 13-15

 

2003       

Important Cuban Artworks: Volume One, Cernuda Arte, Coral Gables, December 19, 2002 February 21 

 

2004 

Cundo Bermúdez, Agustín Fernández, Emilio Sánchez, ACA Galleries, New York, April 17-May 8 

Latin American Visionaries: Pedro Coronel, Agustín Fernández, Edgar Negret, Rene Portocarrero, Fernando De Szyszlo, and Lina Binkele, Anita Shapolsky, New York, April 15-June 26 

Hope and Glory: The Enduring Legacy of Oscar B. Cintas, Miami Art Central, Miami, May 20-July 31

 

2005 

La Barbacoa in Focus with a Selection of Works by 35 Cuban Painters, Cernuda Arte, Coral Gables, Florida, December

 

2006 

Exquisite Corpse – Cadáver Esquís, a game placed between Mitchell Algus and Bob Nickas,

at the Mitchell Algus Gallery, New York, February 18-March 18 

Drawing on the Wrong Side of the Brain, Haim Chanin Fine Arts, New York, April 20-

May 20 

Geometry and Gesture from the Collection, Art Museum of the Americas, Organization of American States,, Washington D.C., March-July 15 

 

2007 

Project for a Revolution in New York, Matthew Marks Gallery, New York, New York, July 9-August 17

 

2008 

Visiones: 20th Century Latin Art: Selections from the Nassau County Museum of Art, The Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, FL, September 17-December 7 

The Figure Past and Present: Selections from the Permanent Collection, The Frost Art Museum, Miami Florida, November 29, 2008 through 2010

 

Group exhibitions 2010–present

2010 

Ways of Worldmaking: Notes on a Passion for Collecting-Selected Work from the Dr. Arturo and Liza Mosquera Collection of Contemporary Art, The Freedom Tower, Miami Dade College, Miami, Florida, October 6-November 7

La Otra Realidad, Una Historia del Arte Abstracto Cubano, Museo de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba, October 15-November 7

 

2012 

Constellations: Constructivism, Internationalism and the Inter-American Avant-Garde,

Art Museum of the Americas, Organization of American States, Washington, D.C., June 21-September 23

 

2014 

Poética Entre Dos, Casa Cortés, San Juan, Puerto Rico.


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