The name "Julio" was selected in accordance with the song "Me and Julio in the school yard"
by singer Paul Simon. The authentic clip, the liveliness, joy and rhythm of the song left a deep
impression on me since the song came out when I was 8 years old.
Renty, is a chilling evidence of the widespread slavery in the 18th and 19th century across the USA, especially in the south. Renty is the real name of the painted character. The photo of Renty (one in a series of similar photographs), was commissioned by biologist Lou...