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Solo project by José Bedia

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He was a pioneer of the radical transformation of Cuban
Art that inaugurated the Exhibition Volumen 1, which
Bedia was integral part of. His passion for the primal
Amerindians complemented his anthropological studies
on Afro–Transatlantic cultures, studying in depth the
faith, believes and religion of the “La Regla Kongo” (in
which he was initiated in 1983), the “Regla de Ocha”, and
the Leopard Society …

He was a pioneer of the radical transformation of Cuban
Art that inaugurated the Exhibition Volumen 1, which
Bedia was integral part of. His passion for the primal
Amerindians complemented his anthropological studies
on Afro–Transatlantic cultures, studying in depth the
faith, believes and religion of the “La Regla Kongo” (in
which he was initiated in 1983), the “Regla de Ocha”, and
the Leopard Society of Abakuas, among many others.
His work is found in museums such as the National
Fine Arts of Havana, MoMa, the Metropolitan, Whitney
and the Guggenheim in New York, the Tate Modern
in London, the …

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Booth 28