Rodovaldo Clavijo Velez is a Cuban artist currently living in Germany; in 2005 he graduated at San Alejandro Fine Arts Academy, one of the most important Latin American academies and the second oldest one in America. He has exhibited his works in many galleries and different countries such as Spain, USA, Mexico, Argentina, Cuba, Germany, UK and has participated in important biennals such as the Havana Biennal (in 2012 and 2015), the Liverpool Art Fair at Bridewell Studios (in 2012) and the Venice Biennale (in 2015) within the collection Imago Mundi by Luciano Benetton. He is currently working as an independent artist in cologne (germany). Education: 2005. Degree – Academic of Fine Arts “San Alejandro”. Habana.Cuba Work experience: Drawing teacher at the School of Fine Arts “Eduardo Garcia Delgado”. Awards: ¨Gitana Tropical¨ Award, for community culture. Centro Habana City Council – Cultural section.
„Artistas cubanos contemporáneos“ Centro Civico. Bailarin Vicente Escudero. Valladolid. Spain.
“NMMALO”. Peanut Gallery. Dortmund. Germany
“Cuban contemporary art. La Paloma Gallery. Madrid. Spain
“Cuban´s contemporary artist”. Permanent collection. Centro Hispanoamericano de la Habana. XII Bienal de la Habana.
Biennale of venice. Imago mundi collection CubAentro. Cuban contemporary artist by Luciano Benetton.
Exhibition at Centro Sociedad Asturiana, Habana, Cuba.
Collective exhibition CubAdentro, Cuban collection by Luciano Benetton, “Casa dei Carraresi” gallery, Treviso, Italy.
¨Amistad¨. Military High School. Habana. Cuba
National meeting on engraving. Uneac. Divertimentos project. ¨Arte Facto¨ gallery. Habana, Cuba.
“White teeth”. Gallery of the Fine Arts Academic “San Alejandro”, Habana, Cuba.
¨Huele a tinta¨. Taller de serigrafía “Rene Portocarrero” (Silk screen printing studio), Habana, Cuba
¨A coger cajitas¨. Liverpool Art Fair. Bride well studios gallery, Liverpool, UK.
Carnaval en carnaval. Lobby of Karl Marx Theatre. Habana, Cuba.
Collective exhibition. Gallery of the Hotel Vedado. Habana, Cuba.
Collective exhibition. Miramar trade center gallery. Habana, Cuba.
“A coger cajitas” project. Side event for the 11th bienal de la Habana, Cuba.
“Hecho en Cuba”. Regional center for plastic art and design “Luz y oficios”. Habana, Cuba
Homage to the CTC Congress. Lobby of the CTC Theatre. Habana, Cuba.
“Hecho A4”. Casa Gaia gallery. Habana, Cuba.
“Arte Cubano Contemporáneo”. Artnova Gallery, Coral Gable. Miami, USA.
“SALOON”. Cascarilla gallery. School of Fine Arts “San Alejandro”. Habana, Cuba.
“2 x 1”. Degner gallery. Germany.
“All-inclusive”. Degner gallery, Germany.
“Lazos del mar”. Netherlands Embassy, Habana, Cuba.
“La llave del Cerro” Art Fair. Teodoro Ramos gallery, Habana, Cuba.
“Arteeco” exhibition. Wilfredo Lam gallery, Habana, Cuba.
IX Edition “Salón Playa”. Servando Cabrera gallery, Habana, Cuba.
National festival of ephemeral sculpture. Centro experimental de las Artes 23 y C, Habana, Cuba.
“La magia de combinar texturas”. Orígenes gallery. Gran teatro de la Habana, Habana, Cuba.
“Champola de Maracuyá sin azúcar ni, na´”. Underground site, Habana, Cuba.
“Soñar la vida”. Mariano Rodríguez gallery, Habana, Cuba.
“Príapo”. Díaz Peláez gallery, Habana, Cuba.
“Visiones”. German Embassy, Habana, Cuba.
“Pequeño Formato”. Galerías de este Mundo 25yL, Habana, Cuba.
“Entre Amigos”. Mariano Rodríguez gallery, Habana, Cuba.
“Muros de silencio”. Gallery of the School of Fine Arts “San Alejandro”, Habana, Cuba.
XI Erotic Art Fair. Fallad Jamis gallery, Habana, Cuba.
“Habaname”. Maqueta de la Habana gallery, Habana, Cuba.
Expocollecta “en Casa I”, Underground site, Habana, Cuba.
Expocollecta “en Casa II”, Underground site, Habana, Cuba.
“De 31 a 5ta”. Hotel Novotel Miramar, Habana, Cuba.
“Cajas” project, public intervention at Plaza Vieja, Habana, Cuba.