Juan Ernesto Requena is a Venezuelan-born artist with his studio practice in Mumbai and Miami. Through textile, powder, film, sound and digital works, he provides a visual narrative of his life on themes that revolve around memory, nature and the human condition. He was part of the artist collective that exhibited at the inaugural Kochi-Muziris Biennale at Mattancherry Palace, Kochi, India, in 2012 and recently exhibited at the Tout Monde Festival 2019 in Miami, presented by the Cultural Services of the French Embassy in the United States. Juan considers himself an archivist whose goal is to preserve human history.
September 22, 2019