Cuban Art

Overview Art
  • Earliest Cuban paintings
  • Early Colonial times
  • Later Colonial years
  • 19th Century
  • 20th Century
  • Art by Cuban exiles
  • Cuban Artists

Earliest Cuban Paintings

The island’s most primitive art consist of the Aboriginal rupestrian paintings, usually found on cave walls. These generally represented places of the island as well as figures and other symbols talking of myths and legends. Natural pigments were used to create color.