Alex Ospina Argaez (b. 1973, Medellín, Columbia) is a Colombian sculptor and visual artist with more than 20 years of experience. He has dedicated his career to perfecting his craft of monumental metal sculptures made from found materials and objects. Largely self taught, Argaez's pieces are entirely handmade and made from iron, steel, stones, and other found objects that he then welds together. He currently lives in his native Colombia with his family, who are also active and aspiring artists.
The Kendall Art Cultural Center (KACC), dedicated the past six years to the preservation and promotion of contemporary art and artists, and to the exchange of art and ideas throughout Miami and South Florida, as well as abroad. Through an energetic calendar of exhibitions, programs, and its collections, KACC provides an international platform for the work of established and emerging artists, advancing public appreciation and understanding of contemporary art.
The Rodríguez collection is a blueprint of Cuban art and its diaspora. Within the context of the new MoCA-Americas the collection becomes an invaluable visual source for Diaspora identity. It represents a different approach to art history to try to better understand where we come from to better know where we are heading.Read More