Marta María Pérez

Havana, Cuba 1959. She lives and works in Mexico.

Education and Professional Experience

1975-79 San Alejandro Academy of Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba.
1979-84 Higher Institute of Art (ISA), Havana, Cuba.

Personal Exhibitions

(selection)
2011 Negative Relations. Bi-personal with René Peña. La Regenta Cultural Center, Las Palmas, Grand Canary, Spain.
2010  Tribute to Rodin  EDS Gallery. Mexico City.
2007 Fernando Pradilla Gallery. Madrid, Spain.
Negative Relations. Bi-personal with René Peña. Habana Gallery. Havana, Cuba.
2005 Luis Adelantado Gallery. Valencia, Spain.
AC Art and Design Institute. Monterrey, Mexico.
2004 Horach Moya Gallery. Mallorca, Spain.
Luis Homs Gallery.  Barcelona, Spain.
Algepsar Gallery. Castellón, Spain.
Annina Nosei Gallery. New York, NY, United States.
2002 Annina Nosei Gallery. New York, NY, United States.
Luis Adelantado Gallery. Valencia, Spain.
2001 BASTA Gallery. Hamburg, Germany.
Iturralde Gallery. Los Angeles, CA, United States.
University of Salamanca. Salamanca, Spain.
Ema Molina Gallery. Monterrey, Mexico.
La Casona Gallery. Havana, Cuba.
2000 Annina Nosei Gallery. New York, NY, United States.
Luis Adelantado Gallery. Valencia, Spain.

Collective Exhibitions and Events

(selection)
2011 Case Studies from the Bureau of Contemporary Art. Selection from the New Mexico Contemporary Collection. New Mexico Museum.
Santa Fe, New Mexico.
The Glance. Fotografien und Videos aus der DAROS Collection. Museum der Moderne – Rupertinum. Salzburg, Austria.
Beyond the Erotic. Milagros Maldonado Collection, Miami Biennale.
Latin America Art 3: Cuban Selection from the LUAG Collection. Main Gallery at Zoeller Art Center/Gallery at Rauch Business Center/ Siegel.
Center at Iacocca Hall/Lehigh University Art Gallery. Pennsylvania, United States.
Close up Vallarta Festival. Video-Art Festival. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.
Contemporary Iberian American Photography. El Museo Gallery. Bogotá, Colombia.
Women behind the Lens. 100 Years of Photographic Creation in Mexico, 1910-2010. El Cubo-CECUT Halls. Tijuana, Mexico.
2007 Caribbean Encounters. Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn, NY, United States.
Milan Triennial. TIMER 01 Intimacy/Intimitá. Milan, Italy.
Cuban Avant Garde Cuban Art – Farber Collection. Ham Museum, Gainesville, FL, United States.
Viewpoints. Bochum Museum, Germany.
Infinite Island, Contemporary Caribbean Art.  Brooklyn Museum. Brooklyn, NY, United States.
Affordable Art Fair. New York, NY, United States.
The Island’s Glance: Gran Angular Space. Biennial of Photography. Mexico.
2008 Dialogues in Cuban Art.  Fort Lauderdale Art Museum. Ft. Lauderdale, FL, United States.
Current Cuban Group Art Therapy. Fernando Pradilla Gallery, Madrid, Spain.
In the Name of the Father. Luis Adelantado Gallery. Miami, FL, United States.
Finalists’ Images 2008 CINTAS Foundation. Frost Art Museum of the University of Florida. FL, United States.
Vision. Boca Raton Art Museum. Boca Raton, FL, United States.
Fotología. Festival of Photography.  Museum of the National University, Bogotá, Colombia.
2009 X Havana Biennial. HB. Pabexpo. Flag exhibition. Expocuba, Havana, Cuba.
MADRID FOTO. IFEMA Madrid Fairground, Spain.
Fotografía regia. Award winners from the Nuevo León Photography Salons, 1999-2006. Image Center, Mexico City, Mexico.
Affordable Art Fair. New York, NY, United States.
An Instable Object of Desire-The Imaginary of the Breast in Fine Photography. Fratelli Alinari, Fondazione per la Storia della Fotografia. Padua, Italy.
Red Dot Art Fair. Miami, FL, United States.
2010 Afro-Modern: Journeys through the Black Atlantic. TATE Liverpool. Liverpool, England, UK.
Latins! Nassau County Museum of Art. Roslyn Harbor, NY, United States.
Scars. Wifredo Lam Contemporary Art Center. Havana, Cuba/ Mattress Factory. Pittsburgh, United States.
Miami International Art Fair. Art Basel Miami. Miami Beach, FL, United States.
Without Masks. Contemporary Afro Cuban Art. Johannesburg Art Gallery.
South Africa.
Cuban Avant Garde: Contemporary Cuban Art from FARBER Collection.
University of Miami. Lowe Art Museum Showcases Contemporary Cuban Art.
Month of Photography in L’Amerique Latine in Paris. MEP (Maison
Européenne de la Photographie) Collection Maison de L’Amérique. Paris.
Utrópicos.  21st Biennial of Pontevedra. Museum of Pontevedra. 6th Building.
Pontevedra, Spain.
Monomanías. Habana Gallery, Havana, Cuba.

Awards and Residencies

1997 ARCO Art Fair. Revelation Prize, Madrid, Spain/ 1998  Scholarship, John Simon Guggenheim in Memoriam Foundation, United States/ 1999 Photography Salon of Nuevo León. Monterrey, NL, Mexico/  2005  Scholarship of the National Fund for Culture and the Arts, as part of the National system of Art Creators. Mexico City/ 2011 Scholarship of the National Fund for Culture and the Arts, Mexico City.

Artworks

An Agreement

Marta María Pérez 2011

A Secret

Marta María Pérez 2011

Incredulous because of Disappointments

Marta María Pérez 2011

A Dark Path I

Marta María Pérez 2011

A dark path II

Marta María Pérez 2011

From the series Journey

Marta María Pérez 2011

Many Times by Themselves

Marta María Pérez 2011

From the series Journey

Marta María Pérez 2011

From the series Journey

Marta María Pérez 2011

From the series Journey

Marta María Pérez 2011

Guardian

Marta María Pérez 2010

From the series Journey

Marta María Pérez 2011

From the series Exvotos

Marta María Pérez 2011

From the series Exvotos

Marta María Pérez 2011

From the series Exvotos

Marta María Pérez 2011