Reynier Días Crosdales

Born:

1981

 

Place of birth:

Havana, Cuba

 

Education:

 

2001 - 2006

BA Fine Art Conservation and Restoration.

Diploma de Oro (equivalent of First Class degree) specialising in easel paintings.

Instituto Superior de Arte (ISA) - Centro Nacional de Conservación, Restauración y Museología, Cuba.

 

1995 - 1999

Academia Nacional de Bellas Artes "San Alejandro". (Cuban National Academy of Fine Arts)

Diploma de Oro - specialising in sculpture.

 

1992 - 1995

Elemental school of graphics arts "20 de octobre".

 

Courses and recent internships:

April 2009; cleaning systems. Organized by Oficina del historiador de la Cuidad de La Habana, Casa de la Obrapia

March 2009; Wall painting techniques. Coordination of the Spain embassy with Oficina del historiador de la Cuidad de La Habana. Wall paining museum.

November 2008; Course and workshop about framming. National Museum of Fine Arts. Havana City, Cuba.

November 2008; Easel's paintings techniques. National Museum of Fine Arts. Havana City, Cuba.

November 2007; Identification, Conservation and Restoration of photographic materials. Cuban Institute of History.

November 2006; Conferences presented by specialists of Museo Reina Sofía at National Museum of Fine Arts. Havana City, Cuba.

March 2003; Conference "Rescate de Obras Maestras". Scientific event for the 90th Aniversary of the National Museum of Fine Arts.

February 2003; 6th Congress of conservation and restoration. Nacional Center of Conservation, Restoration and Museology, Cuba.

February 2001; 5th Congress of conservation and restoration. Nacioanl Center of Conservation, Restoration and Museology, Cuba.

November 2001; Workshop and restoration of flemish and dutch paintings. Specialists: Jos Van Och and Bianca Van Velzen (Limburg Conservation Institute, Netherlands). National Museum of Fine Arts. Havana City, Cuba.

September 1999 - October 2001; Initial training in easel paintings conservation and restoration. National Museum of Fine Arts. Havana City, Cuba.

 

Exhibitions:

2011: iM Ernst. Galerie Lang Wien

2007: Drawings. Instituto Superior de Arte.

2003: Painting. Instituto Superior de Arte - Centro Nacional de Conservación, Restauratión y Museología. Ciudad Habana, Cuba.

2001: Drawings. Instituto Superior de Arte - Centro Nacional de Conservación, Restauratión y Museología. Ciudad Habana, Cuba.

2000: Sculpture. Primer Salón de Arte Erótico. Galeria "La Acacia". Ciudad Habana, Cuba.

2000: Painting. Gran Teatro de La Habana "Garcia Lorca". Ciudad Habana, Cuba.

1999: "Metáforas de esquina" (Streetcorner Metaphors) Drwaring and sculpture. Galería "Luis de Soto". Ciudad Habana, Cuba. 

 

Prices:

2003: First prize - Group Exhibition.

Instituto Superior de Arte - Centro Nacional de Conservación, Restauratión y Museología. Ciudad Habana, Cuba.

2001: Second prize - Group Exhibition.

Instituto Superior de Arte - Centro Nacional de Conservación, Restauratión y Museología. Ciudad Habana, Cuba.

1993: First Prize. Drawing Contest - "Cuba and Puerto Rico".

Instituto de Amistad con los Pueblos. Ciudad Habana, Cuba.