- THE ARTist former president OBAMA AND PRESIDENT TRUMP agree upon -
Graduated in Visual Arts at the Fine Arts National Academy San Alejandro (1996), studied in New York at the Rockefeller Scholarship (1997) and specialized in Industrial Design at the High Institute of Design in Havana. Worked as a scenery painter for the Cuban National Ballet Company, and for the Production Department of the Cuban Institute of Cinematographic Art and Industry (ICAIC).Through its reflective of Cuban flags, created from petals and barbed wire paints, he expresses. The questioning of the official speeches, the play with patriotic symbols and the metaphors through real elements such as rice, bullet casings, and barbed wire, are some of the resources used to create reflective pieces, open to different interpretations in dependence on whoever contemplated.
The Super- Star From Cuba
The painting of the flag he brought to the US embassy inauguration in Cuba is available at the Aspen Art Gallery.
A national hero who paints today's world.
He represents in his paintings national symbols made out of flowers and bullets.
The Face of Cuba in the World.
His Art is on the First MasterCard usable in the Country of Cuba.
Mohammed VI, king of Morocco bought 18 of his pieces, and Flew him to his country to paint a commission in his property. Muhammad Ali, The Fidel Castro Family, René Preval, Santana and Carlos Gutierrez are amongst his collectors too.