Dans la rue Saint-Gilles
Exhibition from April 27 to May 26 2018. Thursday to Saturday from 2.30 to 7.00 pm
Opening : thursday 26 of April from 6.00 to 9.00 pm
Wilfredo Prieto is a Cuban conceptual artist, who gives new meaning to ordinary and familiar objects in the sense of minimal and synthetic aesthetics, developing a maximum of narrative force with a minimum of means.
His most important exhibitions include: System error, Museo de Arte contemporáneo del Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela; Ping-pong grid, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana, Cuba (2015); Speaking Badly about Stones, S.M.A.K, Ghent, Belgium (2014); Leaving something to chance, Sala de Arte Público Siqueiros, Mexico City, Mexico (2012); Balancing the curve, HangarBiccoca, Milano, Italy (2012); Left/Right, Museo de Arte Contemporáno de Vigo (Marco), Vigo Spain (2011); Landscape with the fall of Icarus, Kunsthalle Lissabon, Lisbon Portugal (2011); Mountain, S.M.A.K., Ghent, Belgium (2008); A moment of silence, Artists Web Projects, Dia Art Foundation, New York United States (2007); Dead angle, Kadist Art Foundation, Paris, France (2006); Much ado about nothing II.
MUSAC, León, Spain (2005).
Furthermore, his work has been part of biennials such as the 12th Istanbul Biennial, Turkey (2011); the 54th and the 52nd Biennale di Venezia, Venice Italy (2011 and 2007); the 11th Lyon Biennial, Lyon France (2011); the XIth Bienal Internacional de Cuenca, Ecuador (2011); the 29th Sao Paulo Biennale (2010); the XII, XI, X, VIII and VII Habana Biennials, La Habana, Cuba (2015, 2012, 2009, 2003 and 2000) and the 1st Singapore Biennial, Singapore (2006).
Fondation Brownstone 26 rue Saint-Gilles 75003 Paris