May 20, 2009
After my “Flags (Self-Portrait)”, I decided to do a series of portraits just like it – people wearing the colors of their ethnic background on their face and torso. This is the fourth portrait in that series (one being my portrait of Barack Obama titled “Kenyan-American”). I had my roommate D’Andrea, who was born in Bermuda, pose for me.
And this is me working on the painting: