Marlon Portales (Cuba, 1991) graduated with the highest honor for his academics and professional achievements from the Superior Institute of Arts (ISA 2018). Portales is a multidisciplinary artist, working with several media, including painting, performance, installation and video. His political and ideological worldview results in works that pose sociological and philosophical questions, creating dialogues that invite universal reflection. Portales has been included in several group exhibitions and solo shows in Cuba, the United States, Spain, Germany, and Italy. He has participated in residencies such as Art OMI at OMI International Art Center, Ghent, New York (2015); Illy & UNIDEE in Citta del Arte – Fundazione Pistoletto, Biella, Italy (2016); and Fountainhead Residency, Miami, Florida (2018).
Palm Beach Modern + Contemporary: Art Wynwood 202124 Feb - 14 Mar 2021
Art Miami & CONTEXT Art Miami 20201 - 20 Dec 2020
CONTEXT Art Miami 20193 - 8 Dec 2019
The Voyeur5 Sep - 5 Oct 2019Chelsea, New York: Marlon Portales’s solo show The Voyeur brings together a series of medium and large format paintings portraying spectators in different New York museums. The artist observes viewers...