Artwork > Cuba series: The Paintings

Homage to Fidel Nineteen-fifty-eight with Thanks to Santa Barbara, 2013

US. Cuban relations, Cuban revolution, Castro, Santeria, U.S. Navy
acrylic on panel
20" x 16"

The “young” portrayal of Fidel Castro represents his early revolutionary victories and his public popularity that quickly became part of popular culture.

Portraits of Santeria holy cards representing Santa Teresa and Santa Barbara (the patron saint of gunners)