HERIBERTO MORA

Joy
Joy
51"h x 49"w Oil on Canvas
The Populist
The Populist
48"h x 60"w Oil on Canvas
Empty Boat
Empty Boat
39 x 37 Oil on Canvas
Synchronicity
Synchronicity
23 x 28 Oil on Canvas
Metamorphosis
Metamorphosis
40"h x 50"w Oil on Canvas
The Flight
The Flight
55"H X 47"W oil on canvas
Promised Land
Promised Land
31"H X 28"W
The Song of the Sea
The Song of the Sea
84"h x 80"w framed, oil on canvas
Wisdom
Wisdom
70" x 80" oil on canvas
Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving
60"h x 65"w unframed, oil on canvas

I was born in Cuba in 1965. When I was 6 years old, I wrote “God help me to be a painter.”

Painting was my only interest during my entire childhood. I went from first grade through high school, isolated in an inner world of colors and images. Outside this world, life looked dull and dreary. Even teachers’ voices were only a distant echo; meaning nothing to me.

In 1983, I was accepted in San Alejandro Academy of Arts, in Havana. I was reborn then. From that moment on, the mystery of colors and images became an obsession, a fascination, a path…