Description Taino Symbol. is an abstract art representing one of the vibrant, indigenous cultural from Puerto Rico, Cuba and Dominican Republic; the indian 'Tiano'. Though nearly extinct, the Taino culture lives on in the heart of the Caribbean. the symbols represent various Taino art discovered in caves from Dominican Republic, Cuba and Puerto Rico.
Luis Velez, philadelphia Member Since July 2013 Artist Statement Luis O. Velez is a native from Arecibo. And came to the United States to live with his family in Chester Pa,. He has taking much pride in his art and heritage, coming from a long line of indian and african descendants. From his youth he has experimented with various arts and now as a professional artist He specializes in Oil based painitngs, capturing our vibrant Hispanic cultural of today.
Traveling presenting his art from PA, DE and NJ this urban artist on the rise has decided to share his love for his people in a broader audience. Now opened in 2013 the offical page Hispanicculturalpaintings.com Luis O. Velez can show the world why the Hispanic Culture, is one of the many beautiful, vibrant, and loving people the world has ever known.