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Ernesto Caivano

Spanish, b. 1972

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Ernesto Caivano

Spanish, b. 1972

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Biography

New York-based artist Ernesto Caivano is known for his intricate ink and graphite drawings that reference such diverse sources as Asian screen painting and scrolls, archaeology, Art Nouveau decoration, physics, geometry, technology, botany, and medieval and Renaissance literature and fairy tales. The artist's epic visual narrative After the Woods (2001-) comprises hundreds of drawings and works on paper that tell the fantastic, carefully imagined tale of the reunion of a knight and princess after a separation of 1,000 years.

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Solo show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 1 more
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Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 1 more
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Collected by a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
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Included in a major biennial
Whitney Biennial, and 1 more
Biography

New York-based artist Ernesto Caivano is known for his intricate ink and graphite drawings that reference such diverse sources as Asian screen painting and scrolls, archaeology, Art Nouveau decoration, physics, geometry, technology, botany, and medieval and Renaissance literature and fairy tales. The artist's epic visual narrative After the Woods (2001-) comprises hundreds of drawings and works on paper that tell the fantastic, carefully imagined tale of the reunion of a knight and princess after a separation of 1,000 years.

Career Highlights
Learn more about artist insights.
User
Solo show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 1 more
Group
Group show at a major institution
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and 1 more
Institution
Collected by a major institution
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Fair
Included in a major biennial
Whitney Biennial, and 1 more
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No Compromise for Ernesto Caivano
Mar 26th, 2013
No Compromise for Ernesto Caivano
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