Hoping That Things Fall from the Sky or National Sport, 2012
Arles del RĂ­o, Hoping That Things Fall from the Sky or National Sport, 2012, Oil and acrylic on canvas

Description

The 8th Floor is a private exhibition and event space established to promote cultural and philanthropic initiatives. In addition to hosting private events, the 8th Floor curates a series of public exhibitions throughout the year.

Opened in 2010, the space features exhibitions inspired by the Shelley and Donald Rubin Private Collection. Under the direction of curator Rachel Weingiest, and working with partners in Cuba, recent shows have primarily focused on the presentation of contemporary Cuban art.