Contemporary Art in the Americas Arte Contemporáneo en las Américas
Tenaza

Tenaza

Tezontle by PEANA

XIII Bienal de la Habana 2019 Havana, Cuba 06/29/2019 –

On June 29th, Tezontle completed Tenaza, a site-specific project commissioned for the 2019 Havana Biennial. Standing 6 meters tall, it takes formal elements from Eclecticism and Cuban Art Deco to create a piece inspired by the life of the porticos of the mansions of this tropical city. After 4 months of construction and more than

Tezontle, Tenaza (2019). Image courtesy of PEANA Tezontle, Tenaza (2019). Image courtesy of PEANA Tezontle, Tenaza (2019). Image courtesy of PEANA On June 29th, Tezontle completed Tenaza, a site-specific project commissioned for the 2019 Havana Biennial. Standing 6 meters tall, it takes formal elements from Eclecticism and Cuban Art Deco to create a piece inspired