Ponceno muralist follows the Taino footprint

Ponceno muralist follows the Taino footprint

Rescuing indigenous history through imposing murals that integrate elements of native culture has become the letter of introduction for the muralist Rafael Enrique Vega Feliciano.

At only 25 years old, The virtuoso born in Ponce delves into the research of the original societies that lived on the island hundreds of years agoto extract its essence and turn it into a high-quality artistic proposal.

Her interest in the subject arose in 2018, when visiting the Cabachuelas Natural Reserve in the Barahona neighborhood of Morovis, where she took a workshop with the artisan Alice Daisy Cheveres Cheveres, whose Taino lineage is framed in her genetics through her maternal heritage. .

Precisely, the first work with an indigenous theme was the portrait of Alice Daisy’s mother, Evarista Cheveres Diaz, to whom a DNA test was administered that showed a 60% compatibility, demonstrating a direct descent from the Taino population.

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