Armando Mariño(Santiago de Cuba, 1968)

Although in the last few years Armando Mariño has turned to other topics and interests, his most characteristic work – that which made him known and admired – focused almost exclusively on the stressful relationship between western and non-western cultures, between the “civilized" and the “wild" or the "centre" and the "periphery".

The Anxiety of influences
Year: 2001
Technique: Oil on canvas, diptych
Size: 169 x 146,5 cm and 169 x 195 cm

Theme: identity colonialism race
The Anxiety of influences
Year: 2001
Technique: Oil on canvas, diptych
Size: 169 x 146,5 cm and 169 x 195 cm

Concept: identity colonialism race
Armando Mariño(Santiago de Cuba, 1968)

Although in the last few years Armando Mariño has turned to other topics and interests, his most characteristic work – that which made him known and admired – focused almost exclusively on the stressful relationship between western and non-western cultures, between the “civilized" and the “wild" or the "centre" and the "periphery".