ART FROM CUBA BY ARTISTS WHO LIVE IN CUBA l PRESENTED BY CUBARTE NEW YORK.

LINO VISCAINO

born 1958, Havana
Born in Guanabacoa, the spiritual and cultural center of his religion located in Havana, Lino is a self-taught draftsman and ceramic artist. Because of his serious involvement in the Afro-Cuban religion Santeria, his art in its imagery is influenced by and dedicated to the Orishas, meaning "The selected Heads" of the Santeria pantheon.

Orisha oko
ink drawing on heavy paper
35 1/2 x 22 inches, 2008