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Juan Antonio Navarrete

Juan Antonio Navarrete, Cuban artist, art restorer. Recipient Honorary Mention WQBA, 1990.

Background

  • Navarrete, Juan Antonio was born on May 3, 1952 in Havana, Cuba. Came to the United States, 1986. Son of Antonio Maria N. and Sara Pedre.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Fine Arts, San Alejandro Fine Arts School, Havana, Cuba, 1977.

    Career

    • Professor art history Camilo Cienfuego School, Havana, Cuba, 1977-1979. Professor ceramics Lalisa Municipal Museum, 1984-1986. Framing designer Rex Art, Miami, 1988-1991.

      Freelance art restorer, since 1990. Technical consultant Ravenet Galery, Havana, Cuba, 1984-1986.

    Works

    • One man exhibitions include Galiano Art Gallery, Havana, Cuba, 1977, Ministerio de Cultura, Havana, 1979, Domingo Ravenet Art Gallery, Havana, 1984, 86, Contemporary Cuban Artist Gallery Ocean Bank, Miami, 1990, Marpad Art Gallery, Coral Gables, Florida, 1992, 94, La Boheme Fine Arts, Miami, 1993, Lorna Virgili Art Gallery, Coral Gables, 1995, Domingo Padron Art Gallery, Coral Gables, 1996, 97. Group exhibitions include Galiano Art Gallery, Havana, 1979, Maximo Gomez Library., Havana, 1985, Servando Cabrera Moreno Art Gallery, Havana, 1985, Ministerio Education Library.

      , Havana, 1986, Hotel InterContinental, Miami, 1990, Lowe Art Museum, Coral Gables, 1990, Contemporary Cuban Artists Gallery Ocean Bank, Miami, 1990, Caroline Art Gallery, Coral Gables, 1991, Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, 1991, Museum Hispanic andLat. American Art, Miami, 1992, Marpad Art Gallery, Coral Gables, 1992, Center Fine Arts, Miami, 1992, La Boheme Fine Arts, Miami, 1993, R.S.V.P. Collection, Lmt., Miami, 1994, Arts Alliance, Miami, 1995, Alicia Cueto Gallery, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1995, Domingo Padron Art Gallery, Miami, 1996, Yamato Galleries, Coral Gables, 1996, Praxis Art Collection, Buenos Aires, 1996, Galeria Amalia Mahoney, Chicago, 1997.

      Featured in Juventud Rebelde newspaper, El Nuevo Herald newspaper, The Miami Herald, Mi Casa magazine, Cartel magazine, Lat. American Art Association. Permanent private collections.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Personality

    Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately, model airplanes.

    Connections

    • Married Lourdes Luaces, August 8, 1974. 1 child, Joanna.
    • father: Antonio Maria N.
    • mother: Sara Pedre
    • spouse: Lourdes Luaces
    • child: Joanna Navarrete
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    Born March 3, 1952
    (age 64)
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    • 1977
      San Alejandro Fine Arts School
    • 1977 - 1979
      Professor, art history Camilo Cienfuego School
      Havana, Illinois, United States
    • 1984 - 1986
      professor, ceramics Lalisa Municipal Museum
    • 1988 - 1991
      framing designer, Rex Art
      Miami, Florida, United States
    • 1990
      freelance art restorer

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