An acclaimed multidisciplinary contemporary artist now based in Las Vegas, Angel Delgado will debut Constancy, a new series of paintings and sculptures inspired during the months he was imprisoned in Cuba for a controversial performance art piece in 1990, at the Amanda Harris Gallery of Contemporary Art on June 14.
The works examine using the limited supplies available to prisoners including carved soap blocks, drawings on handkerchiefs and paintings. Delgado’s work is expresses the limitations, restrictions, prohibitions and controls that are frequently imposed on human beings, not only in prison but also in society. The opening wine reception and artist talk will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on June 14. The Video Performance will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. on July 10.
Delgado has shown his work internationally for over 15 years, including solo shows in Havana, Madrid, Mexico City, Puerto Vallarta, Istanbul, and Pittsburgh, and now at the Amanda Harris Gallery...