Welcome to our blog. We hope you enjoy your journey through the Cuban plastic arts in general. This blog features pieces from the The Flores-Carbonell Collection, which was established in Miami in 2006 by Miguel Flores and Rudenz H. Carbonell, as well as artworks by Cuban artists in various private collections worldwide. Our purpose is to educate fans and lovers of Cuban art in general by sharing the information freely.
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Evelio Lecour - Miniaturas Pintadas comunmente referidas como ACEOs en el mundo del arte.
ACEOs are miniature works of art about the same size as modern trading cards baseball cards, or 21⁄2 by 31⁄2 inches (64 mm × 89 mm),small enough to fit inside standard card-collector pockets, sleeves or sheets.The ATC movement developed out of the mail art movement and has its origins in Switzerland.Cards are produced in various media, including dry media (pencils, pens, markers, etc.), wet media (watercolor, acrylic paints, etc.), paper media (in the form of collage, papercuts, found objects, etc.) or even metals or fiber. The cards are usually traded or exchanged. When sold, they are usually referred to as art card editions and originals (ACEOs).