Coinslot is a first generation Cuban American born and raised in Miami, Florida whose work depicts the dark twisted reality of modern day society. He merges political satire with animated characters and vibrant colors juxtaposed with sharp lines to portray his point of view on world issues and imprint his work into viewer’s minds.
In 2016, Coinslot collaborated with the Miami Marlins to curate a show in an effort to raise awareness in the community about the importance of art programs in public schools. Today, Coinslot resides in LA where he continues to create thought provoking images on canvas.
For Coinslot, the ability to manifest thoughts and being able to transfer it onto paper into reality is a gift given to chosen few. It’s up to the artist to seek truth and shed light trough his artworks on controversial subjects. His latest body of work consist of fictional characters being brought out of their perfect lives, to be thrown into the reality we live in. The same fictional characters that where created to bring joy shall suffer at the expense of our struggles and sadness – clashing alternate universes.