© Alexis Ruiseco-Lombera 2017
B. Guines, Cuba.
Alexis Ruiseco-Lombera is a Cuban born-American photographer based in Brooklyn.
Their work investigates notions of identity, trauma, and displacement; responding to hyper-masculinity within Cuban culture; prompted by non-binary constructions of gender and sexuality. As the actor and director they explore the physicality of performance, in their self-portraiture and portraiture, to examine personal and social narratives of intimacy and sexual identity. Alexis Ruiseco-Lombera received his BFA from Parsons in 2016 and has shown works at Milk Gallery NYC, Kendal Gallery in Miami, the Leslie Lohman Museum(forthcoming) has been featured in VICE, Teeth Magazine, and has been a performer(forthcoming) at the Museum of Modern Art.