Rodney Batista

ARTIST

Rodney is interested in creating another reality, to reflect about life and death. Is one of the youngest artists more engaged with photography and is recognized inside the new promotion of contemporary Cuban artists. With academic experience from painting, evolves to the creation of sets and ambiences where implies objects, scenery, death animals and human beings with other elements from nature. The results are compositions to reflect about the existence with symbolic elements that comes from cultural and individual backgrounds. His work oscillates between the grotesque and the expressionist, with codes from the semiotic, art history and society. (1988, Havana, Cuba. Lives and works in Havana)

Epitaph

Epitaph

Exhibition by Rodney Batista. Gallery Villa Manuela, Street H Nr. 406 between 17 and 19, Vedado/ May-June of 2018