September 15 – October 5, 2012
Reception: Thursday September 20, 2012 6-8 PMArtist Octavio Guinart Agora Gallery
530 West 25th Street, New York, NY
…Symbols abound along a horizon of geographical optic fusion – nostalgic palms, ancient totems, bucolic cattle, political ephemera and money in cash – all images ripe for the imagination of Cuban-born and educated artist Guinart. Influenced heavily by the work of distinguished Madrilenian philosopher Jose Ortega y Gasset, these paintings frame the doublespeak of the socio-politically exiled within a pleasing pastiche of classic and contemporary figuration.
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