Leo's Mind

Leonardo González has become the it illustrator for the current crisis. We go on a tour of his amazing oeuvre.

“What are you doing for Venezuela?”

It’s a question that haunts Venezuelans abroad

A few months ago, Leonardo González emailed us with this same concern in his gut. He lives in Berlin. He’d been working in a couple of illustrations depicting the crisis and wanted to put them to good use.

It was an easy yes.

Apart from having seen a couple of his pieces going around, I knew he was one of the masterminds behind the art direction of La Vida Boheme’s “Flamingo” video. Take your time to watch this gem.

Beyond gracing a few of our posts with his awesome talent (Clapartheid; La Rural; Looking back; Ramón; Rey Momo), Leonardo is on a killing streak. Showing that the best you can do for Venezuela is to find a way to help with creativity and what you are best at. Stick to your guns.

Check out Leo’s work on the current crisis.


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Introducing Patricia, my sister, the real Wonder Woman. Single mother of two, taking care of business with a broken ankle since October. Amidst the protests and chaos, our father's death, unable to work, and still kicking more ass than no one i know. Mad respect for the lady. I'm a pussy next to her. Señoras y señores, Patricia, mi hermana, esa si es la mujer maravilla. Madre soltera, cuidando a mi mamá y la familia con una pata rota desde octubre. La caraja no come cuento de protesta o escasez. Hay que resolver. A ella si que le ha tocado duro, y ahi sigue. Al lado de ella soy sendo mariquito. #wonderwoman #strongwoman #art #venezuela #protest #sancristobal #sisters #hermana #kickass

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