I’m still standing – part of the project Outrageous Fortune

Anila Rubiku, I’m still standing,#12 -14, 2019 Installation view -XIII Havana Biennial, Cuba. cm. 76 x 56, Watercolors and Leather on Arches Paper, © Copyright 2020

I’m Still Standing
Part of the project Outrageous Fortune

These works are a testament to human ingenuity and the will to survive. Make-shift prosthetics, as the result of war injuries on third world battlefields, have a certain beauty all of their own no matter how tragic the circumstances. The work is a series of watercolors on arches paper of this prosthetics torn and reshown to represent the ripped up lives of these soldiers who must now endure forever the pain of not being whole.

But they are:

11.05.19- 15.05.2019
Ad Infinitum, 13th Havana Biennale – Collateral Event
Curated by Magda Gonzales Mora.
Habana, CUBA.

Artists: Sandra Brewster- Canada, Magdalena Campos -Cuba, Clandestinas – Idania del Rio/ Leire, Fernandez – Cuba/ Espana, Claribel Caldeirus – Cuba, Olivia Castillo -Espana, Sonia Cunliffe – Peru, Shabnam K. Ghazi – Canada / Iran, Regina José Galindo – Guatemala, Coco Guzmán –Canada/Espana, Glenda León – Cuba, Sandra Pérez Lozano – Cuba, Vessna Perunovich – Canada/Serbia, Anila Rubiku – Albania/ Italia.

Arsenal – Calle Cardena #51
Habana, CUBA.