Rosa Naday Garmendia
Saturday, March 28 - Sunday, May 17, 2020
The work of Rosa Naday Garmendia is rooted in social issues and encourages reflection, interaction and engagement. Her work is relevant to conversations nationwide about the cause and effects of systematic racism and to highlight respect and resilience for those that have been victimized.
Naday Garmendia was born in Havana, Cuba and lives and works in Miami, Florida. She participated in the recent Havana Biennial where she led a community project in her family’s neighborhood of La Ceiba. Naday Garmendia also participated in the 2018 Florida Biennial at the Art and Culture Center/Hollywood and is currently included in “Inter I Sectionality: Diaspora Art from the Creole City” at the Corcoran School of Arts and Design, The George Washington University, Washington DC. She is the recipient of several awards and residencies including; the Artist Access Grant, South Florida Cultural Consortium, Ellies Creator Award, Diaspora Vibe Cultural Arts Incubator, Equal Justice Thematic International Residency, Vermont Studio Center, ProjectArt, and Art Center South Florida. Naday Garmendia is a teaching artist at the Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM).
The exhibition is supported by a grant from
the Maurer Family Foundation.