Carlos QuintanaNightmare, 2014
Oil on canvas, 200 x 250 cm.
[…] Carlos Quintana’s narrative is not rooted in traditional logic, he always makes an approach from non-traditional patterns: the scream, the question, the moan, and the colossal expression of pleasure, altogether being a ballad with technically flawless chords, based on the foundation of an academic education that he exhibits, relaxed, clever, and beaming, recording the moral of the story with his “his other orthography” written on the canvas that drew him to his original idea […]. 1
1. Wendy Guerra, “Living Literature,” Obsessions (Catalogue, Berlin: Bötzow Edition, 2012), 51.