BIO

Karina Alonso

Personal Profile

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ARTIST STATEMENT

Karyna Alonso Angel.

Painting, sculpture, drawing, and design

Born in Ciudad de la Hab, Cuba, on 11-07-1956

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Honors

• 2010-Laureate Seal of Cuban Culture.

• 2009- Medal 50 Years with the Homeland-, for her artistic contributions.

• 2010-Crystal Harp, delivered by the Municipality of Playa for her artistic contributions to the community.

Exhibitions

Chronology of personal exhibitions:

1. 1998, FREE POINT, painting, Exhibition Hall of the Firm Fibert SA, Miramar Center Havana, Cuba.

2. 2000, FREE ZONE, painting, Ingeco SA Exhibition Hall, Boyeros, Havana City, Cuba.

3. 2003, TWO BROTHERS, painting, Gallery of the Castello della Contessa Adelaide Art Center, Susa, Italy.

4. 2004, PUNTADAS AL STYLE KARANG, painting, Fama Gallery, Old Havana, Havana City, Cuba.

5. 2004, BETWEEN GALLOS AND BANANAS, painting, Historical Museum of Santiago de Las Vegas, C Habana, Cuba.

6. 2004, MARIANO Y YO "15 reasons for a tribute", painting, Tina Modotti Gallery, Mella Theater, Havana City, Cuba.

7. 2004, SI, painting, Gallery of the National Registry of Heritage and Cultural Assets of Cuba, Plaza, C Habana.

8. 2004, ANGELES DEL DESPERTAR, painting, Invited by the World Congress of Comparative Education, Gallery of the Association of Pedagogues of Cuba, Havana, Cuba.

9. 2005, ALMA MIXTA, painting, José Martí Cultural Society, Havana, Cuba.

10. 2005, INTERIOR PATIO, Painting, Centro de Estudios Martianos, Plaza Ciudad Habana, Cuba.

11. 2005, FIXED SOLUTIONS FOR THE BLACKOUTS OF THE SOUL, painting, El Pedregal, C Habana, Cuba.

12. 2005, SUNFLOWERS, painting, KIKIRIKI Gallery, Inauguration of the KIKIRIKI Cultural Project, Beach, Havana City, Cuba.

13. 2006, KARANG, painting, Centro Storico Bussoleno, Galeria Casa Aschieri, Bussoleno, Torino, Italy. Held from October 17 to 30, 2006.

14. 2007 "KARANG" Paintings, Made from May 31 to July 15, 2007. Patrick Gallery, Vaie. Torino. Italy.

15. 2008 - A BEAM OF LIGHT-painting, installations. Galerìa Servando Cabrera Moreno, Playa, C Habana, Cuba.

16. 2009- SOLGIRA - painting. Made in the Angelus Gallery, Playa, C. Habana.

17. 2009- WOMEN INSIDE- painting- Obispo Street Museum. Hab, Old, Havana City.

18. 2010- EMOCIONES DE LUZ- painting- Celia Sànchez Gallery. Frank Paìs Hospital, Marianao. Havana City.

19. 2011- LOVE IN BLACK AND WHITE- painting- Gran Teatro de La Habana Garcìa Lorca, Havana City.

20. 2012- WHITE AND BLACK OF LOVE- Victorian Gallery. Cancun, Mexico.

21. 2016-DREAMS THAT TRANSFORM- 21 sculptures-State University Gallery. Havana City.

22. 2019- WHITE / WHITE. TRIBUTE TO MALEVICH. 50 paintings. CRAFT Moscow Design Center. Russia.

23. 2019- HIGHLIGHTS. 25 paintings, Gallery XIV Anastasia Busnueva. Moscow. Russia.

 

MURALS

• 2005

     - Mural de Pintura, CUBANIA, Boyeros, C. Hab, Cuba. Personal

• 2006

- Mural of Painting, GIRAGALLOS, Havana City, Cuba.

• 2007

- Artistic-Teaching Mural at the Eduardo Abela Plastic Arts Academy.

- Mural Glazing and painting, FLAG AND FLOWERS, Plaza. Havana City, Cuba.

- Mural Glazing and painting - navegando -, Havana City State School, Cuba.

- 2008

- 2 large and several small murals in the province of Las Tunas.

- Mural Glazing and painting in La Puntilla store.

• 2009

    - Ceramic Mural- School (Martí theme)

    - Mural in relief, School, (Figure of Martì)

     -In greeting to the Havana Biennial, the largest Mural in the world, 2018

     FUSTER, Jaimanitas, Havana City.

-Glazed Wall- Artemisa Province school.

- Painted Ceramic Mural School.

She has participated in more than 300 group exhibitions and shows in Cuba and abroad.

 

Works abroad:

• 2003-Work painting in the collection of the Gallery of the Castello della Contessa Adelaide Art Center, Susa, Torino, Italy.

• 2006, Work painting collection, Centro Storico Bussoleno, Galeria Casa Aschieri, Bussoleno, Torino, Italy.

• 2007- 2 Painting Works Permanent Collection of the Patrick Gallery, Vaie. Torino. Italy.

• 2008- 4 works in the collection at the M2CArt Studio-Gallery, Torino, Italy.

• Also in private collections in Mexico, Chile, Sweden, Italy, Spain, Venezuela, the Dominican Republic, Bulgaria, Russia, Canada, Korea, Austria, and Kuwait.

• 2011- Painting work in Victorian Gallery collection, Cancun Mexico.

• 2019. Craft Design Center, Moscow. Russia.

• 2019- Russian University of Design.

• 2019 Gallery XIV Anastasia Busnueva.

• 2019- Embassy of Cuba in France.

 

The following awards and recognitions were received.

• 2006- 1st Prize. January 28 Room, Boyeros Art Center, Havana City.

• 2006-Recognition, IL CENTRO DI STUDI MEDIEVALI, Torino, Italy.

• 2007- 1st Prize Yeti in Drawing, Playa Hall of the Servando Cabrera Moreno Gallery.

• 2008- 1st Prize. January 28 Room, Boyeros Art Center, Havana City.

• 2009- 1st Prize Religious Art Hall, Boyeros Art Center, Havana City.

• 2010- 1st Prize Hall of January 28 Boyeros Art Center, Havana City.

• 2010- 1st Prize 4th Edition Salòn de Arte Religioso Boyeros Art Center, Havana City.

• 2010- 1st Prize Salòn Màscaras. Sponsored by Opera de la Calle and UNEAC.

• 2011- 1st Prize Small Format Hall. YETI-UNEAC.

• 2019- Recognition by the Russian University of Design (for the master class given)

 

Auctions:

• Auction of the charity night, held on March 9, 2007, to raise funds for the X Edition of the Terry Fox race. Sponsored by the EMBASSY OF CANADA.

• Art auction for Cuba, to raise funds for the province of Holguin, especially for Jibara.

Works In Collections:

Institutional Museums, delivered on the condition of Awards and Personal Collections.

Museums:

• CENTRO STORICO BUSSOLENO, GALLERY CASA ASCHIERI, BUSSOLENO, Torino, Italy.

• DANCE MUSEUM, VEDADO, PLAZA, HAVANA CITY.

• PROVINCIAL MUSEUM OF BAYAMO. Granma Province.

• UNICEF

• PEDAGOGY AWARD 2004 AND 2006

• CASA DISCOGÀFICA PRODUCCIONES COLIBRÌ- album cover.

Collection

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