Santiago de Cuba, early August 24, 2010
Julian Jose Aguilera Vicente
"Heredia Baja" Oil
Carbonell Flores Collection
However this is not the only issue that surfaces in his works, and it is part of the merit of this important collection of pieces by this artist, as well as its renowned landscape views find no less relevance in rural and Sierra Dawn, In the flowery field, and Sunset and Sugarcane fields which stand with his usual attachment to representational painting, the gorgeous and colorful of our fields. Likewise he also exposed his tributes to Fidelio Ponce (triptych) and Orozco and several self-portraits among which stands out the very landscape lessons.
In his career José Julián Aguilera Vicente has set the bar in terms of artistic creation is concerned. He has elaborated painting, sculpture, printmaking, graphic design and has also done interiror design. But his work has not only been that of artistic creation, has gone further, and although characterized as a fine artist has also been excellent in teaching, outstanding as professor at the Academy of Fine Arts José Joaquín Tejada Provincial Arts Academy, the IPE and Eastern University. He is also one of the leading figures of the group “Galeria”, which revolutionized the arts collective in Santiago during the 50s. Not surprisingly, the great esteem and consideration that has personality inside and outside the country, possessing so many distinctions that welcome his exalted task. Santiago natives are proud to have this great example of one of the pillars of the visual arts in the city. We thank and congratulate those responsible for the flow of images that today allows us to enjoy the return of the traveler.