Leandro Feal (La Havana, 1986) lives and works between La Havana and Barcelona. He takes an unexpected look at Cuban society through various photographic genres . Leandro Feal’s work, by zigzagging between private and public spaces, invites us to consider the role of representation in challenging societies. He dissects the history of photography in order to reconstruct the collective imagination that surrounds Cuba.
His work belongs to prestigious international collections such as The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA - US), Cisneros Fontanal Art Foundation (CIFO - US), The Modern Form Collection (United Kingdom) y The Coppel Foundation (Mexico). and has been shown extensively in solo and collective exhibitions such as : Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Wilfredo Lam, Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM), Galleria Continua Les Moulins, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes of Havana (MNBA), Museo de Arte Moderno de Santo Domingo, Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno (CAAM), Artium, Centro-Museo Vasco de Arte Contemporáneo, Laznia Centre for Contemporary Art in Gdansk. Parasol Unit, London and the Japan Foundation in Tokyo. He has taken part in international events such as the XXXI Pontevedra Biennale and took part in the Kochi Muziris Biennale 2018. He has also been artist in residence at the Azkuna Zentroa in Bilbao as part of the program Artista X Artista.
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