Alicia Leal, Cuba (1957 - )
|Born in Sancti Spiritus, Cuba 1957
Member of the Union of Cuban Writers and Artists (UNEAC)
Member of the International Fine Arts Association (AIAP). UNESCO
Member of the Commission on the International Image of Culture. Order for the National Culture, 2001.
She earned a degree at San Alejandro Fine Arts School, Havana, Cuba.
Personal Exhibitions (selection)
2002- Unveiling Shades (Photographies). La Acacia Art Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
2001- Fantasies by Two (Joint exhibit with artist Juan Moreira). Sancti Spiritus Art Gallery, Cuba.
2001- Alicia Leal (Graphic, Drawing and Mosaic Art). Art Galley in Colón, Matanzas, Cuba.
2000- Juan Moreira and Alicia Leal. Paintings, Drawings and Mosaic Art. Meliá Varadero Hotel, Cuba.
2000- Mosaic Art and Paintings, Alicia Leal and Ju6an Moreira. José Martí Monument, Havana, Cuba.
1999- Alicia Leal ("A Guitarra Limpia" concert by Carlos Varela), Pablo de la Torriente Brau Cultural Center, Havana, Cuba.
1999- Alicia Leal. Avellaneda Hall, National Theater of Cuba. Havana, Cuba.
1999- Alice in the Center of Wonders. Pablo de la Torriente Brau Cultural Center, Havana, Cuba.
1997- Juan Moreira and Alicia Leal. La Acacia Art Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
1994- Juan Moreira and Alicia Leal. Chelsea Art Gallery, Kingston, Jamaica.
1992- Tales While Walking. Espacio Abierto Art Gallery, Revolución y Cultura Magazine, Havana, Cuba.
1988- Alicia Leal. Robinson Gallery, Houston, Texas, US
1987- Alicia Leal Exhibit. Habana Libre Hotel, Havana, Cuba.
1986- Alicia Leal. Ernest Thaelman Art Gallery, Berlin, Germany.
1985- When I See a Tree. 23 y 12 Art Center, Havana, Cuba.
1984- Alicia Leal, drawings and paintings. Homage to José Fowler. Culture House of Plaza municipality, Havana, Cuba.
She has participated in nearly one hundred collective exhibitions.
Center of Cuban Studies. New York, US
Spanish Embassy to UN. New York, US
Americas Museum, Managua, Nicaragua.
Der Bildende Kunst Museum. Leipzig, Germany.
University of Saint Thomas. Houston, Texas, US
The National Gallery of Jamaica. Kingston, Jamaica.
His works are in hands of private collectors in US, Spain, Germany, Mexico, Jamaica, England, Japan, France, etc.
Awards and Mentions
2001- Order for the National Culture.
1997- Third Award by France´s Façonnable Firm. Havana, Cuba.
1990- National Third Award. Paisaje´904 Hall. Art Center in Guantanamo, Cuba.