Yoel Diaz Galvez
Bodies, faces, arms or legs are masterfully painted over a blurry, abstract background and illustrate an intense pictorial dialogue between figurative and abstract art evoking the Latin-American Magic Realism. Diaz Galvez inspiration ilustrate the constant tension between reality and dream. His paintings, often gray with subtle colors, produce monochromatic shades that are exquisitely burnished and textured to evoke moods and feelings awakening the observer to astonishing new realities.
His works could be found in the Guayasamín Foundation, the San Alejandro National Academy of Fine Arts, the European Museum of Modern Art- MEAM at Barcelona, Spain, the Major Seminary of Guadalajara. Guadalajara, Mexico, the Cathedral Basilica of Our Lady of San Juan De Los Lagos. Jalisco, Mexico, the Resume & Pardon Private collection. California, USA as well as many other public and private collections in Cuba, Germany, Mexico, the Netherlands, United States, Puerto Rico, France and Canada
Yoel Diaz Galvez was born in Havana, Cuba in 1979 and currently lives and works at Guadalajara, Mexico.