Details:

This work on paper depicts a traditional Mas figure whose stories provide a vital link to Trinidad’s heritage.
Unframed
Signed and dated

① Artwork:

J'ouvert Glow Up Study

This work on paper depicts a traditional Mas figure whose stories provide a vital link to Trinidad’s heritage. The highly-spirited characters are evoked through costumes, performance and social customs during Carnival.

Specs:

12 inches
16 inches

③ Artist:

Curtis Talwst Santiago

Curtis Talwst Santiago questions our understanding of history while exploring issues of memory and ancestry. His work addresses the absence of certain narratives from the dominant culture, such as people’s diasporic experiences. His relationship to his motherland of Trinidad informs his practice across painting, drawing, sculpture, video and performance.

Curtis Talwst Santiago:
J'ouvert Glow Up Study, 2021
Oil and spray paint on paper
16.0 × 12.0 inches /
Curtis Talwst Santiago:
J'ouvert Glow Up Study, 2021
Oil and spray paint on paper
16.0 × 12.0 inches /
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