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Pedro Hernández Papers, 1957-2002 | University of Miami Cuban Heritage Collection

By Natalie Baur, February 2013

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ID: CHC5307

Creator: Hernández, Pedro (1932-)

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Arrangement: The material in this collection is arranged by material type.

Languages: English, Spanish;Castilian


The Pedro Hernández papers contain materials relating to art and art exhibitions of Cuban-born sculptor Pedro Hernández.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Pedro Hernández papers contain materials relating to art and art exhibitions of Cuban-born sculptor Pedro Hernández. Materials include exhibit programs and catalogs, newspaper clippings and biographical information.

Biographical Note

Pedro Hernández was born in Havana in 1932, and originally trained as a physician. A self-taught artist, Hernández is known most for his work as a sculptor, especially in the medium of wood. Often working in the abstract, Hernández is well regarded for the influence of Caribbean cultures in his works and has exhibited at galleries throughout the United States and South Florida, as well as Europe.

Subject/Index Terms

Art, Cuban
Artists -- Cuba
Hernández, Pedro, 1932-

Administrative Information

Accruals: Some materials relating to Pedro Hernández separated from the Vertical File and added to CHC5307.

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Requests to publish or display materials from this collection require written permission from the rights owner. Please, contact for more information.

Acquisition Method: Gift of Pedro Hernández, 2009.

Preferred Citation: Pedro Hernández Papers, Cuban Heritage Collection, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida

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