Darwin Estacio Martínez

Darwin Estacio Martínez

Born: June 29, 1982, Manzanillo, Granma, Cuba

Education:

2011  Master in “Producción Simbólica,” Institute of Superior Arts, Havana, Cuba
2007  Bachelors in fine  Arts, Portraiture Painting, The Institute of Superior Arts, Havana, Cuba
2001  Introduction to Fine Arts, School of Professional Fine Arts, El Alba, Holguín, Cuba

Professional Experience:
Since 2007, Darwin serves as professor at the National Academy of Fine Arts, San Alejandro, Cuba.
Darwin is an active member of the Hermanos Saíz Association.


Personal Exhibitions:

2012  Participation in the panel: "Una investigación cálida (A warm investigation);" Event: Arts and Education, organized by the University of the Arts, as part of the 11th  Havana Biennial
2009   Participation in the Symposium: “Retos simbólicos en el nuevo siglo (Symbolic challenges in the new century);”  Held at the  Institute of  Superior Arts, as part of the 10th Havana Biennial.
2009  “Inventario (Inventory),”  Fundación Ludwig de Cuba
2007  “Nada menos que pintura (Nothing less than painting),” Gallery Carmelo González,Casa de cultura de Plaza, Havana, Cuba
2006  “De Granada a la Habana, (From Granada to Havana)”  Madriguera Gallery, Havana, Cuba
1997  “Liberaciones (Liberations),” Sala “Electa Arenal,”  Centro de Arte,  Holguín, Cuba

Group Exhibitions:
2013 “Los Jovenes (The young ones),” Galería Cubana, Boston & Provincetown, MA,USA
2013  “Abierto (Opened),” Center for Fine Arts and Design, Luz y Oficios
2012   “Pop Color,” Gallery Miramar Trade Center, Havana, Cuba
2012   “Sobreviviendo el Verano  (Surviving the summer),” National School of Fine Arts, San Alejandro, Cuba
2012   “Dimensiones variables (Changing dimensions),”  Center for development of Visual Arts, Havana, Cuba
2012   “Snapshoot,” National School of Fine Arts, San Alejandro, Havana, Cuba
2011   “Poetry,” Center for Fine Arts and Design, Luz y Oficios
2011   “Junge Szene Kuba,” Kulturzentrum Pasinger Fabrik, Munich, Germany
2011   “Junge Szene Kuba,” Staedtischen Museum. Traunstein, Germany
2011   “Life Style,” Gallery Luz & Suarez del Villar, Madrid, Spain
2010   “The Traveling Artwork,” Gallery Lauriergrcht 160,  Amsterdam,  Holland
2010   “El extremo de la Bala (At the edge of the bullet),”  Pabellón, Cuba
2010   “Recargable (Rechargable),”  Espacio teatral, Vivarta
2009   “Área de Entrenamiento (Fun zone),”  Collateral project to the 10th Havana     Biennial
2008   “También (Also),” Collective show calle 18 between 17 y 19 number 258. Vedado, Cuba
2007   “Situación construida (Fixed up situations),” Gallery del ISA, Havana, Cuba
2007   “Ni así ni así,”Gallery  Madriguera, Havana, Cuba
2006   “Breve  instante en la cresta de una ola (Brief second on the top of a wave),” Casa de Asia, Havana, Cuba
2006   “Exposición en la carpintería, (Exhibition at the wood shop)” ISA Gallery, collateral project to the 9th Havana Biennial
2006   “Golpe de cabeza (Head banging),”  Gallery Teodoro Ramos, Municipio Cerro, Havana, Cuba
2005   “Ruido en el Agua (Noise in the water)”, Casa Museo, Alejandro de Humboltd, Havana, Cuba
2005   “Cuatro dedos de una mano (Four finger in one hand), ” Center for the Arts,“Sala Electa Arenal,” Holguín, Cuba
2005   “Apóstoles en la 4ta cena, (Apostles in the 4th supper)” Romerías de mayo, UNEAC Gallery,  Holguín, Cuba
2004   “Making off,” Pabellón Cuba, Havana, Cuba
2003   “Llueve sobre mojado (Raining on wet floors),” ISA Gallery, collateral project to the 8th Havana Biennial
2002   “Lo que un hombre iba pensando mientras… (What a man was thinking     while...),” Santiago de Cuba
2001   “Académica (Academic),” Salón nacional de estudiantes, Havana, Cuba
2001   “Homo Hominis Lupus,”  Gallery of the School of Arts,  Manzanillo,  Granma, Cuba
2001   “Salón de poesía ilustrada”. Manzanillo, Gramma, Cuba
2000   “Salón 10 de Octubre,”  Manzanillo, Gramma, Cuba
2000   “12 Apóstoles en la segunda cena (Twelve Apostles in the second supper),”Center for the Arts, Holguín, Cuba
2000   “Homenaje a Sigmund Freud (Homage to Sigmund Freud),”  Centro de     superación,   Holguín, Cuba
2000   “Expo colectiva de estudiantes (Collective exhibitions of students),”  Vocacional     de     artes,  Holguín, Cuba
1999   “In Limine,” Sectorial de cultura. Holguín, Cuba
1998    “VI-Salón David,” Mid Level Student Gallery, Santiago de Cuba