ABEL QUINTERO FUENTES is a Cuban American artist. He was born in the countryside of Havana, and grew up caressed by the sound of his mother singing Cuban folkloric songs known as “Décimas”.
Abel’s literary thirst and admiration for his rich Cuban culture provide the perfect platform for the development of his unique style, as an authentic cuban fine artist. His deep understanding of tradition coupled with his technical abilities are evident in every single work of art executed by this sensitive and creative artist. Quintero’s expression of the universe is created by a color palette skillfully mixed and applied to create a language that conjures mental images of a bygone era when life was simply beautiful in the countryside of his native Cuba. The dream-like expression of his characters invite you to enter a world filled with romance, innocence and serenity. Abel Quintero is a contemporary fine artist admired and collected internationally. His talent has been deservingly lauded by his critics and colleagues worldwide. When you stand before one of Abel’s paintings, you can almost hear the nightingales, feel the morning dew on your forehead, and smell the aroma of rum and coffee in the air. His work is guaranteed to capture your heart for years to come.