|Over the course of her life, Ana Ferrer has been an Artist, Feminist, and Activist.
All of these roles, much like the art she creates, represent the colorful tapestry
of her personal experiences and observations. Born in Placetas, Cuba, Ferrer
fled the Communist regime of Fidel Castro as a young child and took refuge in
Spain before arriving to the United States in the 60's.
Her unique style was recognize by receiving an award at The Museum of Modern
Art, NYC, for freedom of expression in American life sponsored by the Rockefeller
Foundation, The Robert Sterling Clark Foundation, The Nathan Cummings
Foundation, Andy Warhol Foundation for the Arts.
Currently resides in New York's East Village and South Florida, Ferrer
continues to create and exhibit mixed media paintings, sculptures
and large scale installations that represent her life experiences
and voice her passionate views.