(UCTP Taino News) - Two talented Taino artists, John “Aguilar” Marrero (Boriken) and Reina Miranda (Kiskeia) have announced the opening of an online store, which will feature their Taino themed art-works. Their online store is entitled ‘Taino Spirit’ and is hosted at the Cafépress website at http://www.cafepress.com/aguilar .
Miranda and Marrero both currently have selected works on display along with other indigenous artists from around the world at a special exhibition being held at United Nations Headquarters in New York. Sponsored by the UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII), the Indigenous Peoples Exhibition is scheduled to close August 10, 2007.
In photo from left to right are Reina Miranda,
Roberto Mucaro Borrero, Mainaku Borrero, Mildred Gandia Reyes,
and Aguilar Marrero at the United Nations, May 16, 2007