Cuban Artist Martha Jimenez Exhibits her Works in Newark
CAMAGUEY, Cuba, June 6 (ACN)—An art gallery named Gran Café
will soon be open in Newark, New Jersey, with original works
by Cuban artist Martha Jimenez, who recently made her fourth
visit to the United States.
Jimenez, who resides in this
eastern Cuban city, told the Cuban news
agency that the exhibit will open late this month or in early
ten works, including engravings and screenprinting, and other
techniques, which mainly portray feminine images, and a
reality and fantasy in a surrealistic ambiance. Most works by
marked by Cuban native and traditional elements.
During her latest visit to the U.S., the Cuban artist worked in
preparations of the Newark exhibit and also offered a three-day
in a Miami public school, where she advised a group of students
painting medieval scenes, as part of their school curriculum.
Martha Jimenez has exhibited her works in the United States
in the cities of New York and Boston. She has also made working
the Dominican Republic, Brazil, Chile, Canada, France and
Jimenez’s works were awarded a prize at the Havana International
Fair by the UN Education, Science and Culture Organization
other distinctions in artistic contests in China and Turkey.
Martha Jimenez was initially known for her ceramic works, though
more popular in the fields of painting, engraving and other