alexandre arrechea
sun (diptych), 2015
watercolor on paper
213 x 228 cm

Alexandre Arrechea (b. 1970, Trinidad, Cuba) is a founding member (from 1991 through 2003) of the Cuban artist collective Los Carpinteros. He has had individual exhibitions at institutions such as Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes in Havana; PS1 Contemporary Art Center in New York; Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) in Los Angeles; and New Museum in New York. His works are housed in museums and private collections throughout the world, including: MoMA, New York; Pizzuti Collection, Columbus; the Von Christierson Collection, London; Kadist Art Foundation, San Francisco; the Farber Collection; CAB, Burgos; Museo del Barrio, New York; CIFO, Miami; Brooklyn Museum, New York; Museo de Arte de Miami, Florida; Ellipse Foundation, Lisbon; San Diego Museum of Art; LACMA, Los Angeles; Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes, Havana; ASU Art Museum, Arizona; Museo Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Reina Sofia, Madrid; Daros Collection, Zurich; Thyssen-Bornemisza Contemporary Art Foundation, Vienna; Cincinnati Museum of Contemporary Art; among others