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2012 - IGNANT
Yoan Capote, a young Cuban artist, creates paradoxical images with political and psychological overtones. In sculptures and beautifully crafted academic drawings he merges human organs with inanimate objects, rearranges the human body and reinvents the purposes of everyday things. (…) Capote’s work is both thought-provoking and humorous. He brings to mind the absurdist impossibilities of Rene Magritte, overlaid with a sense of nostalgia for physical experience in an increasingly digital worl...