The convergence of futurism + pivotal Mexican archetypes
Catrina Electrica • Enlarge 30 x 40 – Acrylic on canvas
A look at Mexican illustrator Jose Posada’s “Catrina” in fluorescent colors – crossing the lines between Posada’s important political images in print into our current state of digital spaces.
El Roboto • Enlarge – SOLD 40 x 30 – Acrylic on canvas
An Aztec robot stands ready to confront the unknowns of the future.
El Cyber Charro 30 x 40 – Acrylic on canvas
Inspired by (1) Mexican Charros (Mexican horse riders in traditional dress); (2) the Mexican Revolution; and (3) sci-fi fantasy.
The artist’s father was a Mexican charro with Antonio Aguilar’s rodeo in the late 1960s.