Fiestas De La Calle San Sebastián
The Fiestas de La Calle San Sebastián is an annual celebration held in the historic district of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico. It is a vibrant and lively event that brings together locals and tourists to honor the patron saint San Sebastián. The festival features live music, traditional food, dance performances, art and craft fairs and colorful parades.
What is the inspiration behind the t-shirt design?
The t-shirt design by Richard Artze, artist and member of Taller La Serigráfica, is inspired by the emotive image of San Sebastián, the patron saint of the Fiestas de La Calle San Sebastián. The design incorporates the arrows that reference the saint's wounds, framing the image of a man filled with lights and flowers. It also includes elements of Puerto Rican popular culture, such as the iconic rooster, along with the representative logo of the Museo de Las Américas.
Why did the Museo de Las Américas commission this t-shirt design?
The Museo de Las Américas commissioned this unique t-shirt design to commemorate the Fiestas de La Calle San Sebastián 2024. By collaborating with local artists from Taller La Serigráfica, the museum aims to celebrate Puerto Rican culture and support the artistic community. The t-shirts will be available for purchase during the festival, allowing attendees to take home a piece of this vibrant celebration. Don't miss the opportunity to own a unique piece of art that represents the spirit and culture of Puerto Rico.
As the Fiestas de La Calle San Sebastián 2024 approach, the anticipation and excitement continue to grow. The Museo de Las Américas' collaboration with Taller La Serigráfica and Richard Artze has resulted in a stunning t-shirt design that captures the essence of this beloved festival. Make sure to visit the museum's booth and get your hands on this one-of-a-kind piece of wearable art.