Rafael Trelles´new exhibition, SAMSA will open on November 24, 2009, at 7:00pm at the MAC, Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, in Santurce, Puerto Rico.
The exhibition presents 19 photomontages based on Franz Kafka’s The Metamorphosis. It is also a commemorative show celebrating the artist’s 30 year trajectory since his first solo exhibition.
Rafael Trelles was born on April 27, 1957 in Santurce, Puerto Rico. He began studying painting at the age of eleven, under the guidance of Spanish painter Julio Yort. In 1980, Trelles obtained a Magna Cum Laude Bachelor Degree in Art at the University of Puerto Rico. In 1983, he traveled to Mexico where he pursued graduate studies at the Universidad Autónoma de México. Today he lives and works in Puerto Rico.
Featured here, Trelles’ “Las tentaciones de San Antonio” from artists’ page at http://www.rafaeltrelles.com/
For more information, see http://www.museocontemporaneopr.org/calendario.htm