Wayacon
SKU: WAY-0303

Tempera, mixed media on cotton shirt fabric
(17 x 8 1/4), c.2000

Wayacon in Cienfuegos, Cuba. February, 2000.

The artist known as Wayacon was born Julian Espinosa Rebollido in 1931 in Guanaroca, in the province of Cienfuegos, Cuba. Interviewed by Gerald Mouial in 2003 he said, “I am of humble origins. At present, I am 72 years old, but officially I am 62. When I was born it was necessary to pay for the (birth) registration... Afterwards, in 1941, my birth was registered.”

$450