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$1,476
pledged of $12,000pledged of $12,000 goal
14
backers
Funding Unsuccessful
The project's funding goal was not reached on Thu, March 29 2012 10:03 PM UTC +00:00

About

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About The Project

"Mother Cities" is a serie of artworks that Luis Miguel Valdés began in the 70's. The artist performs a fusion of architectural elements with human body, transforming them and creating a new reality in his own pictorial language. He captures the subtleties of the city landscape and exploited them to generate new visual dimensions. The artworks in this serie are divided in 3 groups: “Segments”“Mother Cities”, and "Under The Calotte".

"Segments"

Description: serie of 6 artworks named “Segments” I to VI. Medium (technique): Silkscreen | Year: 2012 | Size: 11 x 8 ½ in. each | Paper: Gvarro Biblos 250 g. | Limited Edition: 100 numbered + 10 Artist Proofs (Signed and numbered by the artist) | See details of the images below.

"Mother Cities", Portfolio And Suite

Description: series of 5 artworks named “Mother Cities” I to V. Medium (technique): Silkscreen | Year: 2012 | Image Size: 19 x 13 ½ in. each. | Paper Size: 23 ¼ x 17 in. each | Paper: Gvarro Biblos 250 g. | Limited Edition: 100 (Signed and numbered by the artist) | See details of the images below.

There are two presentation for these artworks: 

  • Porfolio with these 5 artworks and text by José de la Fuente. Numbered from 1/100 to 30/100.
  • Suite of independent artworks to be acquired separately. Numbered from 31/100 to 100/100.

"Under The Calotte"

Description: Medium (technique): Linocut | Year: 2012 | Size: 31 x 50 ½ in. | Paper: Velin Arches 400 g. | Limited Edition: 50 (Signed and numbered by the artist)

The Artist

Luis Miguel Valdés is a renowned Cuban artist with a long career. Born in 1949, living and working in México since 1991. Painter, sculptor and printmaker with several awards, scholarships, and exhibitions. He is also recognized as one of the pioneers of digital art. Several important artists from different countries have worked in his printmaking studio (La Siempre Habana), and many generations of young artists have seen him as their mentor. As a person, artist, and friend, he has earned the esteem and admiration of those who know him.

Our Request

We are making a public offer using the crowdfunding of Kickstarter in order to propose a new portfolio to established collections.Your valuable contribution will help us to create these artworks, its exhibition and promotion. The expenses related are too high and creation will not be possible without financing. All our attractive rewards are our way to show appreciation for your contribution. We count on your support and thank you for it. And if you want to see other similar projects we have made Click Here or see our huge Catalog Here

Thanks For Your Support And Spread The Word!

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Publisher: http://www.moisesvaldes.com/

Artist: http://luismiguelvaldes.com/

Printmaking Studio: http://lasiemprehabana.com/ 

THANK YOU IN ADVANCE!

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Details of Artworks

Series "Segments"

“Segments I”, 2012, 11x8½ in., Silkscreen, Limited Edition 100.

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“Segments II”, 2012, 11x8½ in., Silkscreen, Limited Edition 100.

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“Segments III”, 2012, 11x8½ in., Silkscreen, Limited Edition 100. 

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“Segments IV”, 2012, 11x8½ in., Silkscreen, Limited Edition 100. 

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“Segments V”, 2012, 11x8½ in., Silkscreen, Limited Edition 100. 

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“Segments VI”, 2012, 11x8½ in., Silkscreen, Limited Edition 100. 

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Series "Mother Cities" 

“Mother Cities I”, 2012, 19x13½ in. (image), 23¼x17 in. (paper), Silkscreen, Limited Edition 100. 

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“Mother Cities II”, 2012, 19x13½ in. (image), 23¼x17 in. (paper), Silkscreen, Limited Edition 100.

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“Mother Cities III”, 2012, 19x13½ in. (image), 23¼x17 in. (paper), Silkscreen, Limited Edition 100.

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“Mother Cities IV”, 2012, 19x13½ in. (image), 23¼x17 in. (paper), Silkscreen, Limited Edition 100.

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“Mother Cities V”, 2012, 19x13½ in. (image), 23¼x17 in. (paper), Silkscreen, Limited Edition 100. 

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