Ana Maria Hernando, La Ñusta de la laguna de Huaypo (The Ñusta of the Huaypo Lagoon), 2017, mixed media. © Ana Maria Hernando. Photograph by Ken Sanville.

Fervor: Ana María Hernando

Interdisciplinary artist Ana María Hernando harnesses the power of painting, poetry and installation to honor and alter traditional feminine craft and community.

Sept. 11, 2021 – Jan. 2, 2022

Freyer – Newman Center

Layered fabrics, colors and textures create sculptural forms and layers of meaning—grounded in personal connection and the coming together of women past and present. Her love of plants, flowers and the spirit of nature permeates her work. Fervor features her installation Écoutons | Escuchemos | Let’s Listen, created in response to bird sounds submitted from more than 200 people across the globe.

 

About the Artist

Argentinian by birth, Hernando studied at the Escuela Nacional d Bellas Artes Prilidiano Pueyrredón, Buenos Aires, Argentina; the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA; and the California of College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA. She exhibits and travels often and her artwork is found in many collections, including: University of Colorado Art Museum, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, and the Tweed Museum of Art.

 

 

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