Liliam Dooley, Havana 1971. Lives and works in Miami, Florida, since 2006.

Studies

1991-1997-  High Institute of Industrial Design (clothing department), Havana, Cuba.
1986-1990-  San Alejandro Academy of Fine Arts, Havana, Cuba.

Awards & recognitions

2009- 3rd ex-aequo prize. ‘les cravates par Hermès’ competition in collaboration with Ernesto Oroza.
2001- Finalist in the ninth annual of MittelModa fashion contest. Italy.

Exhibitions

2017- Guaya-Lab a collaboration project with Clandestina in FAC. Catwalk, August. In store at FAC. Havana.
2017-Presentation of the design project marginalia. Body Art Gallery La Marca, April, Havana. On sale.
2016-1ra Bienal de Diseño de la Habana. May-June. Havana, 2016.
2014- The Emerald House. A collaboration with the artists: Ferrán Martín, Priscilla Marrero and Matthew E. Taylor. The Bakery. MOCA, Mystery Date. February 1, 2014. Miami.
2013-D’DISEGNO Respuesta cubana. Factoria Habana. Havana.
2011- Collaboration with the performers  Carlota Pradera and Priscila Marrero. Inkube8, Miami.
2010- Collaboration with the performers Carlota Pradera and Priscila Marrero. Inkube8, Miami.
2009- Art Baselita | The mama’s little girl. Edge Zone. Wynwood. Miami.
2005- Cuantos Somos, Ludwig Foundation. Havana.
2005- Art-Fashion 2005. Event theme: The City. Havana.
2005- Cuban Art. Ambassador’s Residence (Holland).
2003- Box-shirt. Holland 2003. Latin-American design fair. Amsterdam.
2003- Real Life Gallery exhibition. 8th Biennial of Art of Havana.

Design for the Industry

1999-2002 Graphic Design for clothing. United Product, Italy-Havana.
1997-1998- Fashion Design. Puntex factory (knitted clothing).

Art direction, costume design, scenography and graphic for films

2002- En invierno (In Winter), short film by Spanish filmmaker Miguel Garzón. Coproduction with Canal + (Spain).
2002- El Techo (The Roof), short film by Ecuadorian filmmaker Carlos Vera. Co-production with Canal + Spain.
2002- Mi deseo (My Desire), short film by American filmmaker Julio  Bañuelos.

Costume design for stage

2012-Costume design for the performance Aquarius Juice (Carlota Pradera and Priscila Marrero).
2002- Danza Combinatoria troupe (Havana). Days of Dance Festival, National Theater, Havana.
1997- Corazón Sonoro (Resonant Heart), Danza Voluminosa Company and the Modern Dance Company,
National Theater, Havana.
1997- César (Ceasar), Festival of Theater of Havana, National Theater.
1996- La Historia de un Antiguo Encanto (The Tempest-version) and Ubu Rey for children, National Theater
and Guiñol Theater, Havana.

Bibliography/ References

2016-Verónica Alonso, Ingenio, creación…diseño, Art On Cuba blog, May/17/2016
2014-Léopold Lambert, Miami Drift, The Miami Rail magazine, 6/18/2014.
2014-Léopold Lambert, Archipelago, Interview, April 4, 2014.
2014-Concha Fontenla, Design respond, Art On Cuba magazine, No. 1 Dec 2013 – Feb 2014.
2013-Sergio Fontanella, Arte-Diseño, La Fashion, Estéticas del Reciclaje…, On Cuba Magazine, Sept 25, 2013.