Friday, April 27, 2012, 7:30 p.m.
Union Theological Seminary
Broadway at 121st Street
New York City
Nicolas Dumit Estevez is an interdisciplinary artist working mainly in performance art and art-and-life experiences. He has exhibited and performed extensively in the US as well as internationally at venues such as Madrid Abierto/ARCO, The IX Havana Biennial, PERFORMA 05 and 07, IDENSITAT, Prague Quadrennial, The Pontevedra Biennial, The Queens Museum of Art, MoMA, The MacDowell Colony, The Center for Book Arts, Longwood Arts Gallery/BCA, The Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, Franklin Furnace, Princeton University, The Institute for Art, Religion, and Social Justice at Union Theological Seminary, and Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, among others. Residencies attended include P.S. 1/MoMA, Yaddo and the MacDowell Colony. In 2012 Estevez will move to Mostar, Bosnia as part of a life and art experience involving two Muslim and two Christian families in this city. He teaches at the Transart Institute in Berlin, Germany. Born in Santiago de los Treinta Caballeros, Dominican Republic, in 2011 Estevez was baptized as a Bronxite in the Bronx River.