Tania Bruguera

born 1968

Tania Bruguera, ‘Made in India’ 2001
Made in India 2001
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Tania Bruguera (born 1968 in Havana, Cuba) is an artist and activist who focuses on installation and performance artist. She lives and works between New York City and Havana, and has participated in numerous international exhibitions. Her work is in the permanent collections of many institutions, including the Museum of Modern Art and Bronx Museum of the Arts and the Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes de La Habana.

Bruguera's work pivots around issues of power and control, and several of her works interrogate and re-present events in Cuban history. As a result of her artistic actions and activism, Bruguera has been arrested and jailed several times.

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