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Daniel Bejar
Daniel Bejar
Born 1976, in Bronx, New York, lives and works in Brooklyn, New York,
Daniel Bejar
conceptual

Intervention
Performance
Mixed Media
Digital, Computer Art



danielbejar.com

Jeannette Betancourt
Jeannette Betancourt
Born 1956, in Brooklyn, New York, Jeannette Betancourt Diáz de Roel lives in Mexico and Puerto Rico,
Jeannette Betancourt
abstract

Sculpture
Installation
Intervention



mapr.org
Website of the artist

Carolina Caycedo
Carolina Caycedo
Born 1978, in London, UK, born to Colombian parents, lived in London, New York, Bogota and Puerto Rico,
Carolina Caycedo
political
critical of society

Video, Film
Intervention



blowdelabarra.com (works, bio, interview)
secession.at (2002 Day to Day project in Austria)
sessions.edu (faculty member profile)

Lionel Cruet
Lionel Cruet
Born 1989, in San Juan, Puerto Rico, lives and works in New York,
Lionel Cruet
documentary
social
environmental

Painting
Photography
Intervention
New Media
Video, Film
Digital, Computer Art



lionelcruet.com

Bobby Cruz López
Bobby Cruz López
Born 1984, in San Juan, Bobby M. Cruz López lives in San Juan,
Bobby Cruz López
critical of society
humoristic

Drawing
Intervention



Curriculum of Artist

Rolando Esteves
Rolando Esteves
Born 1967, lives in Puerto Rico,
critical of society
social

Painting
Drawing
Intervention




Frances Gallardo
Frances Gallardo
Born 1984, in San Juan, Frances Gallardo Varela lives in San Juan and New York,
Frances Gallardo
conceptual

Drawing
Painting
Performance
Intervention
Installation



francesgallardo.blogspot.com/

Karlo Ibarra
Karlo Ibarra
Born 1982, in Santurce, Karlo Andrei Ibarra lives in San Juan,
Karlo Ibarra
conceptual
political
social

Installation
Intervention
Audio, Sound



article in ENDI 07
karloandreiibarra.com

Miguel Luciano
Miguel Luciano
Born 1972, in Río Piedras, lives in Brooklyn, New York,
Miguel Luciano
conceptual
social
political
humoristic

Painting
Installation
Mixed Media
Intervention



prdream.com
nyu.edu
RZR's blog, see April 20, 2007
Wave Hill, Pure Plantainum Series
CUE Art Foundation, TFAO Resource Library
Subversion of Consumerism through Culture
Claridad article on Macheteras Nikes
miguelluciano.com

Jason Mena
Jason Mena
Born 1974, in New York City, grew up in Carolina, Puerto Rico; lives in Puerto Rico (currently resides in Mexico City), co-founder of =DESTO, alternative art space, Santurce (San Juan)
Jason Mena
conceptual
political
de(con)structive

Intervention
Video, Film
Audio, Sound
Photography
Sculpture
Performance



jasonmena.com

Wilfredo Mercado
Wilfredo Mercado
Born 1975, in New Jersey, lives in Villalba, Puerto Rico,
Wilfredo Mercado
critical of society
erotic, sexual
political
surrealistic
de(con)structive

Drawing
Mixed Media
Painting
Photography
Intervention



wilfredomercado.com

Raphael Montañez Ortiz
Raphael Montañez Ortiz
Born 1934, in Brooklyn, New York, aka Ralph Ortiz, Ralph M. Ortiz and Rafael Montañez Ortiz; born to a Puerto Rican mother of Spanish and indigenous Mexican heritage and a father of Spanish and Portuguese heritage; lives in the USA,
Raphael Montañez Ortiz
critical of society
de(con)structive

Video, Film
Performance
Digital, Computer Art
Mixed Media
Intervention
Audio, Sound

co-founder of El Museo del Barrio; sympatized with Dada and Fluxus; wrote Destructivist Manifesto in 1962

netzliteratur.net
ucla.edu
wikipedia entry

Jesús Bubu Negrón
Jesús Bubu Negrón
Born 1975, in Arecibo, lives in Puerto Rico,
Jesús Bubu Negrón
conceptual

Mixed Media
Intervention



whitney.org (2006 Biennial)
re-title.com
artfacts.net

Josué Pellot
Josué Pellot
Born 1979, in Mayagüez, Josué Pellot González resides in Chicago,
Josué Pellot
conceptual
critical of society
humoristic
social

Installation
Intervention
Mixed Media
Sculpture



Vane Contemporary Art, UK
josuepellot.com
Flag project, CONBOCA article

Carlos A. Rivera Villafañe
Born 1966, in Ponce, lives in Puerto Rico; married to artist Marta Mabel Pérez Maldonado,
Carlos A. Rivera Villafañe
political
de(con)structive

Intervention
Installation
Painting
Audio, Sound



PROA directory of the MAPR

Gamaliel Rodríguez Ayala
Gamaliel Rodríguez Ayala
Born 1977, in Bayamón, lives in Puerto Rico,
Gamaliel Rodríguez Ayala
conceptual
de(con)structive
humoristic
political
critical of society

Painting
Intervention
Installation

initiator of The Storehouse Group

thestorehousegroup.com
gamalielrodriguez.com

Chemi Rosado Seijo
Chemi Rosado Seijo
Born 1973, in Vega Alta, lives in Santurce, San Juan,
Chemi Rosado Seijo
conceptual
humoristic
critical of society
de(con)structive

Intervention
Installation
Performance
Sculpture
Video, Film



chemirosado-seijo.com

Denise Santiago Rodríguez
Denise Santiago Rodríguez
Born 1980, in Hato Rey, currently studies in Arizona,
Denise Santiago Rodríguez
conceptual
critical of society

Installation
Intervention
Photography
Mixed Media



myspace site

Vimarie Serrano
Born in Puerto Rico, Vimarie Serrano Bruno lives in San Juan,
Vimarie Serrano
conceptual
documentary
humoristic
social

Audio, Sound
Digital, Computer Art
Installation
Intervention
Mixed Media
Multi Media
Performance
Photography
Video, Film



Resumé (pdf)

Jaime Suárez Berrocal
Born 1982, in Ohio, lives in Puerto Rico,
conceptual

Painting
Drawing
Ceramics, Pottery
Land Art
Installation
Intervention

twin brother of Javier Suárez Berrocal with whom he often collaborates; nephew of reknown ceramist and architect Jaime Suárez

vientrecompartido.blogspot.ch

Javier Suárez Berrocal
Born 1982, in Ohio, lives in Puerto Rico,
conceptual

Painting
Installation
Land Art
Intervention

twin brother of Jaime Suárez Berrocal with whom he often collaborates; nephew of reknown ceramist and architect Jaime Suárez

vientrecompartido.blogspot.ch

Rafael A. Vargas Bernard
Rafael A. Vargas Bernard
Born 1979, in Mayagüez, aka Rafa Vargas; lives in San Juan,
Rafael A. Vargas Bernard
conceptual
social

Installation
Intervention
Performance
Video, Film
Audio, Sound



Resumé
8track at =DESTO

Norma Vila Rivero
Norma Vila Rivero
Born 1982, in Hato Rey, San Juan, lives in Caguas and San Juan,
Norma Vila Rivero
abstract
conceptual
critical of society
expressionistic
social

Photography
Drawing
Installation
Intervention
Mixed Media
Multi Media



normavila.com
selected works - normavilarivero.carbonmade.com

 W & N
W & N
Born 1980, Walter Fernández & Nani Alvarez, better known as W & N live in San Juan,
 W & N
critical of society
de(con)structive
humoristic

Performance
Intervention
Installation
Audio, Sound



artandwork.us (portrait)
repuestoweb.org


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