Alonzo Vega is a self-taught contemporary artist. Since childhood he has tried to break with the established in the art world and all kinds of forms. He dropout school pursue his artistic calling. His security in the process of cultural recycling based on quotation and the sum of references, acknowledging when saying that: the history of art is marked by a constant artistic appropriation. And through pop, it is allowed to decontextualize each of its characters to insert them in more current scenarios and give them the more human side when referring to current situations and problems such as idiocycracy, political oppression, censorship, etc. Alonzo Vega is creating a new way of observing works like never before seen, connecting art with war materials..
When asked about the most important influences on his art, Vega says he is paying homage to artists who have preceded him. He emphatically states that his art — like all art is — is not original, only authentic.
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