Chávez, Humberto

Humberto Chávez (b. Havana, 1937) After graduating with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the New School for Social Research in New York, Chávez pursued a career as a sculptor. He has received scholarships and fellowships from the Bronx Council on the Arts, the Pollock-Krasner Foundation, the New York Foundation for the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. He has participated in group exhibitions at the Intar Latin American Gallery, the Bronx Museum of Art and the Alternative Museum in New York, among others. His work is in the collections of the Islip Museum in Long Island, Foster Securities and the Prudential Life Insurance Corporation. (CINTAS for Visual Arts, 1986-87)

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