Firelei Báez (b. 1981, Dominican Republic) received an M.F.A. from Hunter College, a B.F.A. from the Cooper Union’s School of Art, and studied at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. In 2020, Báez is shortlisted for Artes Mundi 9, and will be the subject of a solo presentation at the ICA Watershed, Boston, MA this summer. In 2019, the artist had solo exhibitions at the Mennello ... New York-based artist Firelei Báez investigates issues of identity construction in her paintings, collages, and drawings. Whether geographical or cultural, selfhood for Báez is malleable, and she uses art to articulate a complex formulation of her Caribbean background. Báez’s visually striking work serves as a defense against culturally predetermined ethnic stereotypes and an attempt to ... Firelei Báez. Firelei Báez, Untitled (memory like fire is radiant and immutable), 2016, Zeichnung für A motor with medical function 2, 2018, Courtesy Firelei Báez; Kavi Gupta Gallery, Chicago In ihrem Beitrag für die 10. Berlin Biennale untersucht Firelei Báez die disparaten Geschichten der verschiedenen Manifestationen des Namens „Sans-Souci“: Sanssouci, die von 1745 Firelei Báez (b. 1981, Dominican Republic) received an M.F.A. from Hunter College, a B.F.A. from the Cooper Union’s School of Art, and studied at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. Her work is the subject of 2019 solo exhibitions at the Witte de With Center for Contemporary Art, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, and the Mennello Museum of Art, Orlando, FL. The artist’s monumental ... Firelei Báez: Bloodlines at The Perez Museum of Art Miami, Installation View, 2016 An icompendium Site
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Each year the Teen Council interviews a professional artist. In 2017 the teens interviewed Firelei Baez. Teen Council is made possible by the New York State ... Pine’s Eye is an exhibition featuring 12 international artists that explores what it means to be human in times of ecological change. Taking its name from 'Pinocchio' (the Italian for ‘pine ... Firelei Báez discusses the art of storytelling and the practice of immersing the viewer in her intricate, colorful paintings. Her work is on view now through... Firelei Baez: Bloodlines at The Andy Warhol Museum - Duration: 5:19. The Andy Warhol Museum 1,847 views. 5:19. Iván Argote, one of 21 artists nominated for the Future Generation Art Prize 2017 - ... Make beautiful watercolor portraits in the style of Firelei Báez. #SJMAED #SJMAKERS #MuseumFromHome Image: Firelei Báez, “To see beyond it and to access the places that we know outside ...