Luis Roque Contino

Pinar del Río, 1965.

Education and Professional Experience

A graduate of the National School of Art and member of UNEAC (Association of Writers and Artists of Cuba).

He is presently n independent artist.

Personal Exhibitions

He has presented eleven solo shows, among them: En el monte Corulé, Galería Concha Ferrant, sponsored by the Fernando Ortiz Foundation and UNEAC, Guanabacoa, Havana, 1998, and Buscando la luz II (Searching for the Light II) at Centro de Arte, Galería 23 y 12, Havana.

Collective Exhibitions and Events

He has participated in more than 30 group exhibitions, standing out among them: Cuba en cien imagines (Cuba in 100 Images), Italy 2004, and Contando a la izquierda (Counting on the Left), at the 8th Havana Biennial, Galería Mariano Rodríguez, Havana, 2003.

Awards and Residencies

He has obtained 13 national prizes.


Works by this creator are in Italy, Spain, France, Holland, United States of America, Germany and Cuba.

Exhibitions in Villa Manuela

2 + 2 Is Not Always... Landscape

Collective September 2005

Artworks (1)

Warrior, Give Me Light

Luis Roque Contino 2004