Los Carpinteros Handwork: Constructing the World is a new book this fall from Walther König.
It includes contributions from Francesca von Habsburg, Paulo Herkenhoff, Helen Molesworth, Rochelle Steiner, Eugenio Valdés Figueroa, Gudrun Ankele and Daniela Zyman, and conversations with the artists (Thyssen-Bornemisza Art Contemporary; DAP). More information is at loscarpinteros.net and Sean Kelly. A conversation with Merrilly Kerr was in Flash Art 270 (Mar.-Apr. 2010). Also:
- Rachel Weiss, “Between the Material World and the Ghosts of Dreams: An Argument about Craft in Los Carpinteros,” Journal of Modern Craft 1:2 (July 2008), pp. 255-270
- Magda Gonzalez-Mora, “Market and seduction in the contemporary Cuban art scene,” Make 92 (2002), pp. 41-3
- Antonio Eligio (Tonel), “A Tree from Many Shores: Cuban Art in Movement,” Art Journal 57:4 (winter 1998), pp. 62-73