Yanelis Mora

Yanelis Mora Morales was born in Holguín (Cuba) in 1984. Graduated in Elemental Music level in the specialty of Choral Direction and graduated in Superior level in Dramatic Arts in Havana. From 2003 until 2019 she worked as a theatre, radio and television actress in Cuba. There she has been awarded three times in the category of Best Female Performance. In 2017 she started working as a visual artist. She fundamentally develops a patchwork technique called “Foundation Paper Piecing” through which she creates small and large format textile works.

Her most important solo expositions are “Polen”(2021, Plusartis Gallery, Madrid); “Memoria Oculta”(2023, Brownstone Foundation, Paris); “Consonancia” (2024, Art centre Tomás y Valiente, Madrid); “Brújula” (2024, Plusartis Gallery, Madrid); “Super Objetivos” (2024, Kaplan gallery, Palma de Mallorca).

Among her principal group expositions we find “Cartografías del espíritu” (2020, Estudio Carlos Garaicoa, Madrid); “Ellas ” (2021, Fundación Iberoamérica de Europa, Madrid); “No es cuestión de Azar” (2022, Espacio Lobo, Madrid); “Concreto” (2022, Malafama Studios, Madrid); “Mujer y Artes Visuales del siglo XXI” III Edition of the bienal “La Iberoamericana de Alcalá”( 2023, Madrid); “Halando Parejo”, 2023, MOCAA, Miami); ”Vamos a nombrar las cosas” (2024, Galería Javier Silva, Valladolid).

At the moment Yanelis will participate in the “Residency Unlimited” Scholarship sponsored by the Rockefeller Foundation in New York (April-May 2024) and the in the residency “Espacio 23” in Miami (Junio 2024).

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Eclipse, 2023

Foundation paper piecing (tela teñida sobre fliselina de papel)
60 x 50 cm
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Eco Interior de bunker, 2023

Tela de algodón blanca sobre fliselina de papel teñido a mano
216 x 108 cm
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Escudo, 2023

Foundation paper piecing (tela teñida sobre papel)
50 x 50 cm
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Expresión de luz 4, 2023

Foundation paper piecing (tela sobre papel)
20 x 20 cm
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Expresión de luz 5, 2023

Foundation paper piecing (tela sobre papel)
20 x 20 cm
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Expresión de luz 7, 2023

Foundation paper piecing (tela sobre papel)
20 x 20 cm
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Expresiones de luz 1.1, 2023

Foudation paper piecing (tela sobre papel en colores)
22 x 33.5 cm
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Expresiones de luz 1.2, 2023

Foudation paper piecing (tela sobre papel en colores)
22 x 33.5 cm
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Expresiones de luz 1.3, 2023

Foudation paper piecing (tela sobre papel en colores)
22 x 33.5 cm
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Expresiones de luz 1.4, 2023

Foudation paper piecing (tela sobre papel en colores)
22 x 33.5 cm
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Expresiones de luz 1.5, 2023

Foudation paper piecing (tela sobre papel en colores)
22 x 33.5 cm
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Expresiones de luz 1.6, 2023

Foudation paper piecing (tela sobre papel en colores)
22 x 33.5 cm
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Expresiones de luz 1.7, 2023

Foudation paper piecing (tela sobre papel en colores)
22 x 33.5 cm
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Expresiones de luz 1.8, 2023

Foudation paper piecing (tela sobre papel en colores)
22 x 33.5 cm
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Expresiones de luz 1.9, 2023

Foudation paper piecing (tela sobre papel en colores)
22 x 33.5 cm
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Muralla, 2023

Foundation paper piecing (tela teñida sobre fliselina de papel)
60 x 50 cm
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S/T - Jardines de la inconsciencia, 2023

Técnica mixta
46 x 50 cm
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S/T - Jardines de la inconsciencia, 2023

Técnica mixta
46 x 50 cm
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