Eduardo Ponjuán

Cuba, Pinar del Río, 1956

Education and Professional Experience

1983 Graduated from the Higher Institute of Art

Scholarships and Teaching Activity
1987- 2007 Professor of Painting at the Visual Arts Faculty of the Higher Institute of Art (ISA).
2002 Cycle of Seminar and Conferences at the Polytechnic University of Valencia, Faculty of Fine Arts; University of Grenada, Faculty of Fine Arts, Canteiros School and Faculty of Fine Arts of Pontevedra; University of Santiago de Compostela; University of Charles the Third, Madrid.
2005 Scholarship from Brownstone Foundation, Paris, France.

Personal Exhibitions

2006 Ninth Havana Biennial. Opera Rex, La Casona Art Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
One Single Stroke. Tomás March Gallery, Valencia, Spain.
2004 I Have It on the Tip of the Tongue. National Museum of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba.
2003 Errata, (The People from Pinar del Rio Do Not Look at the Sky), MAPRI, Pinar del Río, Cuba.
Sunset, Óleos Gallery, Hotel Club Amigo, Varadero, Matanzas, Cuba.
Limbo, Habana Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
Koan, Museum of Rum. Havana, Cuba. Collateral to the Eighth Havana Biennial.
2002 Voidness. ICAIC Art Center, Havana, Cuba.
2001 Meaning. Small Gallery of the National Council for Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba.
My Mind, My Castle. Trinidad Art Gallery, province of Sancti Spiritus, Cuba.
2000 Miranda / Ponjuán. Muñoz Gallery, Córdoba, Argentina.
Through Diverse Concepts. 106 Flatbed Gallery, Austin, Texas, U.S.A.

Collective Exhibitions and Events

2007 Multiplied Spaces, Development Center for the Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba.
2006 The False Addition, Eberhard Schlotter Foundation, Altea, Spain.
At FullSail, Ars Palau 2006, Ducal Palace of the Borgias, Gandía, Valencia, Spain.
The Third Environment, La Casona Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
Art from Cuba, Banco de Brasil Cultural Center, Sao Paulo (January 31 enero – April 23); Banco de Brasil Cultural Center, Río de Janeiro (May16 – July 16); Banco de Brasil Cultural Cener, Brasilia (August 1 – October 15).
Confluences. Inside Cuban Contemporary Art. Government of the State of Michoacán, Secretariat of Culture, Mexico, November 2006 – January 2007.
2005 Transient Sculpture. National Museum of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba.
Artforum Berlin, Berlin, Germany.
SubastaHabana, Havana, Cuba.
2004 Domestic Chores. Development Center for the Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba.
Just in Time, Habana Gallery, Havana, Cuba.
Updated and Download, House of Mexico, Havana, Cuba, 2003
SubastaHabana, December 11, Havana, Cuba.
3, Spanish Cultural Center, Havana, Cuba.
Sample 2, Mexico City, Mexico.
ARCO, Madrid, Spain.
Basel, Switzerland.
Writing. Myto Gallery, Mexico City, Mexico.
Ways of Inventing a Smile. Collateral to the Eighth Havana Biennial. Development Center for the Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba.
2002 Made in Cuba, Jonathan Ferrara Gallery, New Orleans, U.S.A.
2001 Kaleidoscope, National Theater of Cuba, Havana, Cuba.
2000 ARTEBA, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
1999 – 2000 Beyond Paper. Conde Duque Cultural Center, Madrid, Spain.

Collections

National Museum of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba.
Wifredo Lam Contemporary Art Center, Havana, Cuba.
Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Aachen, Germany.
Arizona State University, ASU Art Museum, Arizona, U.S.A.
Jürgen Harten private collection, Düsseldorf, Germany,
Private collection of Nina Menocal, Mexico City, Mexico.

Exhibitions

Saltpeter

Eduardo Ponjuán November 2007

Artworks

Professional tripod

Eduardo Ponjuán 2007

Professional tripod (detail)

Eduardo Ponjuán 2007

Professional tripod (detail)

Eduardo Ponjuán 2007

One Peso (detail)

Eduardo Ponjuán 2007

Harpoon (detail)

Eduardo Ponjuán 2007

Harpoon

Eduardo Ponjuán 2007

Lightning Rod

Eduardo Ponjuán 2007

Lightning Rod (detail)

Eduardo Ponjuán 2007

Sunk in the Horizon Line

Eduardo Ponjuán 2007

Sunk in the Horizon Line (detail)

Eduardo Ponjuán 2007