A Conversation between Aurora De Armendi and Raquel De Anda Project Libro Abierto as part of Jamaica Flux Workspaces and Windows 2016

Please click here for the full conversation.


July 13th, 2016 - September 24th, 2016
Making Sense of the Senses

Organized by Alexander Campos, Executive Director & Curator, Center for Book Arts, and Peter Schell, Artist, Instructor and Naturalist.

Opening Reception: Wednesday, July 13th, 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.


October 24th, 2014 - December 12, 2014
Menagerie: Art Not About Love

Curated by Jaime Marie Davis and Katie Grace McGowan
Opening Reception: Friday, October 24th, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Elaine L. Jacob Gallery at Wayne State University (WSU)
480 West Hancock
Detroit, Michigan 48202


Thursday, October 30th, 2014
6:00 pm
Guantánamo: Cuban and Haitian Refugee Stories

Tulane University, New Orleans
Jones Hall 204
Moderated by Holly Ackerman, Duke University, author of The Cuban Balseros: Voyage of Uncertainty
Open to the public

The Guantánamo Public Memory Project is a traveling exhibit that examines the history of the US naval base in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba from multiple perspectives and raises questions about U.S.-Cuban relations, civil liberties, national security, and public memory in the past, present, and future.


Thursday, October 30th, 2014
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
UNO Anthropology Department, Artist's Talk

The University of New Orleans
Anthropology Department
Milneburg Hall, Room 264
The talk is free and open to the public.


Wednesday, October 1st, 2014
5:30 pm - 7:00 p.m.
Artist Book as Manifesto at the Floating Library, a project by Beatrice Glow

Roundtable presented by The Center for Book Arts

The Artist Book as Manifesto roundtable is organized by the Center's Executive Director Alexander Campos. Artists Donald Daedalus, Aurora de Armendi and Tattfoo Tan will discuss their works and consider what constitutes a manifesto, and where artists' books fall in that definition.


September 29th, 2014 - October 31st, 2014
Guantánamo Public Memory Project

Opening Reception: Monday, September 29th, 2014
6:00 pm at University of Miami
College of Arts & Sciences Gallery
at the Wesley Foundation
1210 Stanford Drive, Coral Gables, FL, 33146

My artist's book A Book of Questions/Yon Ti Liv Kesyon/Libro de las Preguntas is featured in this exhibition.

September 18th, 2014 - October 11th, 2014
Pulling the Devil's Tail - Artist prints

Opening Reception: Saturday, September 20th,
12:00 - 4:00 pm

The Fisher Gallery
Horace Mann School
231 West 246th Street
Bronx, New York 10471

Friday, September 12, 2014
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
New Perspectives on Guantánamo: Art, Activism and Advocacy
Brown University
Watson Institute, Joukowsky Forum
111 Thayer St,
Providence, RI 02912

I will be participating in Panel 3: Artistic Expression and Guantánamo (2:00 pm - 4:00 pm) moderator Kate Diedrick. Please visit link above to learn about other events in conjunction with the conference.


August 15th, 2014 - September 16th, 2014
Why Guantánamo
Little Haiti Cultural Center
212-260 NE 59th Terrace
Miami, Florida 33137
Opening Reception: August 15th, 2014

The Guantánamo Public Memory Project traveling exhibit will open at the Little Haiti Cultural Center with complementary exhibit of artifacts from HistoryMiami. My artist's book A Book of Questions/Yon Ti Liv Kesyon/Libro de las Preguntas is featured in this exhibition.

The events are the culmination of the Guantánamo Public Memory Project, a national effort to explore the long history of GTMO - from the 19th century through 9-11.


August 27th, 2014 - December 10th, 2014
This semester I'm teaching two courses at Parsons The New School for Design
Artist's Books: Introduction
Artist's Books: Narrative


July, 2014
I will be teaching Drawing to High School students this summer as part of The Cooper Union Outreach Program.

Saturday, April 26, 2014
Three Centuries of Cuban Vistas, Etchings, and Drawings: 1729-2009

Curated by artist Aurora De Armendi, professor of artists' books at Parsons The New School for Design, and Alvaro González-Lazo, Print Specialist at the New York Public Library. Sponsored by The Cuban Cultural Center of New York.

10:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
Fifth Avenue at 42nd Street, NYC
Third Floor, Room: 308

March 6th, 2014 - April 6th, 2014
The Invitational
Opening Reception: Thursday, March 6th, 2014
111 Front Street #212 @ 16 Main Street
Three Taíno Myths, a recent artist's book project is featured in this group exhibition.

Kunsthalle Galapagos presents The Invitational, a multidisciplinary group exhibition that presents over 50 artists and spans two galleries in Dumbo Brooklyn. Curated collaboratively by its 5 members Julie McKim, Erik Hougen, Gracie Kazer, Wyatt Nash and Daniel Kingery, it is an investigation into the art production encountered over the past year. In the spirit of the Kunsthalle’s large inaugural group show, The Invitational highlights their artist-centric mission. The exhibition showcases an array of disciplines and mediums, including performances and site-specific installations. Artists included are both new to the Kunsthalle and those who have exhibited in the past. Opening night performance by Tif Robinette. After party and artist DJs after 9pm.

March 7th, 2014 - April 4th, 2014
The Last Brucennial
837 Washington Street, New York City
My work Yo/You was selected to be part of the The Last Brucennial

February 22, 2014 - April 12, 2014
I will be teaching Drawing to High School students this semester at The Cooper Union Outreach Program

January 30th, 2014 - May 15th, 2014
I'm teaching two classes this semester at Parsons The New School for Design
Artist's Books: Introduction
Silk Screen Printing

November 18th, 2014
Please check my contribution to Public History Commons: The Cuban refugee experience of Guantánamo, Bay.

Friday, November 1st, 2013
Artist's Talk: 2013 Scholars for Advanced Study in Book Arts
6:30 p.m.
with Kyle Holland and Amanda Thackray
The Center for Book Arts

October 4th, 2013- December 14th, 2013
Exhibition - Scholars for Advanced Study in Book Arts 2013
The Center for Book Arts
Please join me for the reception of this exhibit on Friday October 4th, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

28 W 27th Street, Third Floor
New York, NY 10001
Phone #: 212-481-0295

August 26, 2013 - December 16, 2013
I'm teaching a class this semester at Parsons The New School for Design
Artist's Books Narratives

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013
The Cooper Union Outreach Program, Artist's Talk
The Cooper Union Outreach Program
1:30 p.m. in The Great Hall, 7 East 7 St.

Sunday, June 28th, 2013 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Bronx Calling, Artist's Talks
Glyndor Gallery, Wave Hill
675 West 252nd Street, Bronx, NY 10471
For directions and more information:

June 2013 - September 2013

Bronx Calling: The Second AIM Biennial
Reception: Saturday, June 22, 2013, 1 – 4 PM
On view June 22 through September 8, 2013

Glyndor Gallery hours:
Tuesday - Sunday, 10:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, July 10 - August 14 until 7:30 p.m.

June 12, 2013
Independent Curators International will be hosting the launch of: Mnemosyne Atlas 2012.
My work is featured in this project by artist Freya Powel
ICI Curatorial Hub
401 Broadway, Suite 1620
New York, NY 10013
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

May 2013 - October 2013
Fifth International Artists' Books Exhibition 2013
One of my books was selected to be part of this show.
The King St. Stephen Museum, in collaboration with the City Gallery Deák
Collection in Székesfehérvár, is organizing the Fifth International Artists’ Book Exhibition
Reception: May 18th, 2013