Ismael de la Caridad

Ismael de la Caridad

IsmaelDeLaCaridad

Ismael de la Caridad began his professional career as a textile designer in 1980 in the Cuban Cultural Fund (LCFC), an institution to which he still belongs and  is one of its most outstanding artists, as an active member he is part of all the installations and the performances. His creations have been shown in Angola, Argentina, Austria, Bosnia, Canada, Colombia, Spain, United States, France, Guatemala, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Portugal, Dominican Republic, Russia, Uruguay and Venezuela. His designs have been included on international shows by Revlon Professional, L'Oreal, Network Caine and Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Mexico. Since 2006, he has curated in exhibitions in the Museum of Decorative Arts in Havana, an annual exhibit, which renews each year, named Divas in Art Deco, where he exhibits his costumes of great figures of Cuban culture. His work is comprehensive and totalizing: design, clothing, accessories, hair and make-up and everything that parades in each aisle bears his signature.  Latino Fashion Week Miami was his first US debut.