Please join us for a conversation between Emanuel Ribas and Leyden Rodriguez-Casanova around the exhibition, Ouroboros—Emanuel Ribas. The conversation will touch on the artist’s practice and the exhibition currently on view through March 14, 2020.
Emanuel Ribas (b.1988) is a Miami-based artist who earned a Bachelor in Fine Art at New World School of the Arts (2017) and was a finalist for the CINTAS Fellowship the following year. His work has been exhibited at NoGuchi Breton Gallery – The Incubator (2015), Exile Books – Zines Queens & Everything In-between (2016), CIFO Gallery – Unbound (2017), Mindy Solomon Gallery – Make It Nice Again (2017), The Night Club – Inside the Writers Studio (2018), The Fountainhead – Everyday is Summer (2018), and Spinello Projects – FREE! (2018).
Leyden Rodriguez-Casanova (b. 1973 Havana, Cuba) is an Artist, Curator, Co-founder and Chair of Dimensions Variable (DV) and Fulano Inc. His work has been exhibited widely at Sculpture Center, Socrates Sculpture Park, Abrons Arts Center and White Box in New York; Museo de Bellas Artes and Factoria Habana in Havana, Cuba; ZONA MACO Arte Contemporaneo in Mexico City, Mexico; Capri Palace and Villa Lena in Italy; Prosjektrom Normanns in Norway; PAMM, Frost Museum, The Bass, MOCA, DV and Locust Projects in Miami. His work is in several public and private collections around the world and local institutions like PAMM, Frost Museum, Cintas Foundation, and The Bass. He has been written about in the New York Times, The Miami Herald, Art Nexus, Arte al Dia, Artforum, Artsy, Sculpture Magazine, Hyperallergic, The Miami Rail, and Miami Magazine. Since founding DV in 2009, he has organized and curated many projects by local and international emerging artists.