Sarmiento at the Snite Museum of Art

Sarmiento at the Snite Museum of Art

The Snite Museum of Art on the University of Notre Dame has just added to its permanent collection two of my drawings: the diptych “Through the Eyes of Desire”.

“The interest in theatrical images and spaces found throughout Latin American art of the last hundred years emerges in his work in a renewed way…
Figurative painter of consummate skill, Sarmiento explores complex emotional states…”
– Ricardo Pau-Llosa
Fragment from the essay: Yearning & Desire. Recent works on paper.

Images shown above:
Through the Eyes of Desire. Pencil on Arches paper, 16 x 12 in (each), 2013.