Yoan Capote

Yoan Capote (1977, Pinar del Río, Cuba)

Capote, Yoan 1.1 copy Capote, Yoan 1.2 copy

Round Trip, 2014 (Diptych)
Numbered 10/50, Framed
Image: 9.75″ x 12.5″ each
Framed: 25.5″ x 28″ each
Signed by artist

Yoan Capote is a graduate of the Superior Institute of Art (ISA) in Havana, and an internationally renowned artist. He uses sculpture, painting, installation, photography, and video to create analogies between the visual poetry of inanimate objects and the intangible world of the mind. His work deals with the intimate and the personal, while investigating constructions that are based in power and difference. Capote is the recipient of numerous awards including the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship and a Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant. His work as been shown in solo shows and group exhibitions internationally and he is represented by galleries in Cuba, New York, London and Hong Kong (Ben Brown).

The buoys are floating between Havana and Miami. – Yoan Capote

Donated by artist

Capote, Yoan -Nostalgia

Nostalgia, 2005
Hand colored etching with aquatint,
Signed and numbered by the artist A/P (Artist Proof), Framed
26” x 22.5” paper size
Capote created this etching to help AFLFC with its fundraising efforts.

Donated by AFLFC