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Rafael Domenech

Rafael Domenech

Born in 1989 in Havana, Cuba. Lives and works between New York City and Miami, USA.

Rafael Domenech conceives objects colliding in space, organizing a sequence of artworks with physical or theoretical connections into a larger system, especially their own fabrication. His work explores how the artwork itself is part of an ecosystem of practices outside the studio into the institution and world beyond art and is a story of human relationships before aesthetic considerations. Situated at the forefront of artists who are redefining the exhibition experience, Rafael Domenech creates architectural interventions which intersect publishing methodologies such as cutting, redacting, revising, and circulation as research tactics to amplify his interest in the exhibition model as an active machine for production rather than a repository space.

His work has been exhibited at the Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA , 2022; ICA VCU Museum, Richmond, VA, 2022; Passerelle Centre d’art contemporain, Brest, France, 2022; The Bass Museum, Miami Beach, 2021; The Storefront for Art and Architecture, New York, 2020; SculptureCenter, New York, 2020; Socrates Sculpture Park, New York, 2019; Phillip and Patricia Frost Art Museum, Miami, FL, 2019; and Artium Museum, Vitoria, Spain; MIT List Museum, Cambridge, MA, 2015.

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