Leandro Feal (Havana, 1986, lives and works in Havana) is a contemporary artist interested in all dimensions of photography. His ambition is to build the cultural imaginarium of the winds of change sweeping through Cuba in the specific context of Cuban society. With this objective in mind he works in the realm of the photographic essay and uses all possible means to expand on it.
He has held exhibitions in: Centro de Arte Contemporáneo Wilfredo Lam, Pérez Art Museum Miami (PAMM), Galleria Continua Les Moulins, Ludwig Forum für Internationale Kunst, Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes of Havana (MNBA), Museo de Arte Moderno de Santo Domingo, Centro Atlántico de Arte Moderno (CAAM), Artium, Centro-Museo Vasco de Arte Contemporáneo, Laznia Centre for Contemporary Art in Gdansk.
His work features in The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA – US), Cisneros Fontanal Art Foundation (CIFO – US), The Modern Form Collection (United Kingdom) y The Coppel Foundation (Mexico).
He has presented his work in Parasol Unit, London and the Japan Foundation in Tokyo. He has taken part in international events such as the XXXI Pontevedra Biennale and he will take part in the Kochi Muziris Biennale 2018. He has also been artist in residence at the Azkuna Zentroa in Bilbao as part of the program Artista X Artista.
He has held individual exhibitions in London: Havana, Siegfried Contemporary; Havana: Yo no hablo con fotógrafos, Galería Servando (2018) and Blow Up, Blow Up (with Joan Fontcuberta), El Apartamento (2016).