Though only achieving recognition in her later life, Carmen Herrera was deemed by the Observer as the “find of the decade” following a large-scale survey of her work in the UK. Influenced by her formal training in architecture, Carmen Herrera creates geometric, hard edged abstract paintings and is fascinated by interactions between space and color. Her work has largely been associated to the Op Art and Minimalism of artists of the likes… Read more
About the artwork
The work of Cuban-born artist Carmen Herrera can be immediately recognized by the sharp geometric forms that cut across her canvases. Marginalized from the artistic establishment for decades, she is finally being celebrated for her pioneering hard-edged abstraction.