Based out of San José, California, Samuel Rodriguez is an illustrator whom work has shown in public art spaces, museums, companies, galleries and in editorial publications. As we can read in his website, the artist’s pieces are rooted in Mixed Identity. “His portraits are Cultural Landscape Paintings. He blends different visual identifiers, such as facial features, typography, and abstract shapes”. With a bold choice of color and a mastered technique, the artist offers to see colorful works that sometimes has a kind of soothing side.