COMPLETED: PhD 2004
THESIS TITLE: The Translation of Fragments : A dialogue between photography and displacement in the practice of selected Latin American emigrant artists.
SUPERVISORY TEAM: Director of Studies Amanda Wood, Professor Stephen Hoskins, Dr Iain Biggs.
Cecilia Mandrile (Argentina, 1969) is a New York based visual artist whose print practice explore the fragmentation and fluidity of identity caused by displacement. She has exhibited in prestigious international venues such as El Museo del Barrio, New York; The Victoria & Albert Museum, London; WPA Corcoran, Washington DC; the National Museum of Fine Arts, Buenos Aires, Emilio Caraffa Museum and Genaro Perez Museum, Córdoba, Argentina. Mandrile has been a resident fellow artist at international programs such as Gasworks Studios, London; Makan-Bait, Amman, Jordan, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, Kunstihoone, Tallinn, Estonia and Ludwig Foundation of Cuba. Her work is included in private and public collections around the world; among them, the Victoria & Albert Museum, London; Casa de las Americas, Havana, Cuba; Royal Museum of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Belgium; Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, California and the City Museum of Art, Gyor, Hungary.Mandrile holds a PhD from the University of the West of England, an MFA from the University of Maryland and a BFA from the National University of Córdoba. She has taught and lectured in the US, Argentina, Jordan, KSA, England and Spain.
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