Carlos Estévez: Cities of the Mind Opens at the Lowe Art Museum

Thu Oct 24, 2019, 7 - 9 p.m.

Cities of the Mind features nine large-format paintings that reference the artist’s fascination with city plans. Inspired by the Havana of his youth, the Medieval European cities to which he has traveled extensively as an adult, and his abiding interest in symbolic cosmology and origin stories, Estévez has created in this new body of work personal maps of the human mind influenced by ancient cartography. This exhibition was guest-curated by Dr. Carol Damian, former Professor of Art History, Florida International University and Former Director of the Frost Art Museum.

Opening reception with the Artist, which is open to the public, to be held on October 24 from 7 – 9 p.m.

Lowe Art Museum and ARTtuesdays Miami Present a Conversation with Carlos Estévez at Books & Books
Join us at Books & Books in Coral Gables to enjoy an engaging dialogue between Carlos Estévez and exhibition Curator Dr. Carol Damian, on the ideas and concepts that influenced his latest exhibition, Cities of the Mind. This conversation will take place at Books & Books’ flagship store in Coral Gables on November 12 at 8 p.m. The event is free and open to the public, but we ask that guests RSVP in advance atlowe.miami.edu/EstevezBooks&Books.

Gallery Talk with the Artist
Carlos Estévez will return to the Lowe Art Museum for an intimate gallery tour on Saturday, February 6, 2020, at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $12.50; complimentary for Lowe members. Tickets available at lowe.miami.edu/EstevezGalleryTalk.

Artmaking Workshop with Carlos Estévez
Family and friends are welcome to join the Artist at the Lowe on Saturday, February 8, 2020, from 12 – 3 p.m. for a special workshop during which participants will create works of art inspired by Cities of the Mind. Cost to participate is $30 per person. Tickets available at lowe.miami.edu/EstevezWorkshop.

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