“In the Time” (2018), acrylic on canvas, 90 cm x 60 cm.
With their pieces “When the love is born” and in “In the Time”, both carried out in the 2018 in acrylic on canvas, Carlos Artime is one of the artists that participate in “The Cuban Real Family and Company”; collective exhibition that opens its doors from the 12th to 31st December in the Cultural Center Montjuic of Barcelona, Spain.
In the first, Artime offers the recreation of the mythological fact that is attributed to the “Birth of Venus” of Sandro Botticelli from a Caribbean vision. In a clear allusion is glimpsed to the deity Oshún of the vault Yorubá like goddess and symbol of the love. According to its creator it is “a show dreamlike and symbolic to stop and to enjoy”.
While the second work can be considered a retrospective to author’s childhood. Everything achieved through the representation of characters of fairies’ stories, histories and legends that conform the cultures of some nations; conjugated with main characters of some of the famous paintings that have marked the history of the plastic arts.
Both pieces are an interesting proposed so much for specialists as lovers of the contemporary art.
Carlos Artime is part of the Artecru`s creative family, space where the interested can find more information of his chore and professional trajectory.