After the show, 2015
       
     
Juan Sosa es considerado, 2015
       
     
After the show 11, 2015
       
     
Con paciencia y sin dinero, 2015
       
     
Glorias del pasado, 2015
       
     
After the show, 2015
       
     
After the show, 2015

Oil, oil pastel, charcoal, and graphite on paper, 24" x 30"

Inspired by Cuban newspapers from the 1950s that reference my maternal grandfather during his time as Director General de Deportes in pre-revolutionary Cuba, the text in this series of drawings contrasts my own memories of him with his portrayal in the media, embodying how Cuban Americans travel to Cuba only to find that reality often differs from memory. 

 

Juan Sosa es considerado, 2015
       
     
Juan Sosa es considerado, 2015

Oil, charcoal and color pencil on paper, 24" x 36"

After the show 11, 2015
       
     
After the show 11, 2015

Oil and charcoal on paper, 24" x 36" 

Con paciencia y sin dinero, 2015
       
     
Con paciencia y sin dinero, 2015

Oil, oil pastel and charcoal on paper, 24" x 36"

Glorias del pasado, 2015
       
     
Glorias del pasado, 2015

Oil, oil pastel, charcoal and color pencil on paper, 24" x 36"