Meet Marcos Mena Cruz

Cuban Born and currently living in Canada, Marcos Mena Cruz is the founder of Oleos & Canvas. Seeking to discover his cultural heritage, Mena Cruz founded Oleos & Canvas as a way to get closer to his Cuban roots.

Our Story

Discover our Artists

All located within Cuba, we promote an array of talented artists all of styles. We carefully curate and select only artists whose careers and potential we want to nourish.

Discover our Artists
  • Most Famous Cuban Art

    Most Famous Cuban Art

    The Vanguard of Five Brushes: Many are the children of the Caribbean island who have inscribed their name in the history of modern art. Musicians of the stature of Ernesto...

    Most Famous Cuban Art

    The Vanguard of Five Brushes: Many are the children of the Caribbean island who have inscribed their name in the history of modern art. Musicians of the stature of Ernesto...

  • Journey to the Island

    Journey to the Island

    You are cordially invited to come celebrate the rebirth of an artistic journey into my mystical land of Cuba.   A family passion spanning 3 generations Oleos & Canvas was...

    Journey to the Island

    You are cordially invited to come celebrate the rebirth of an artistic journey into my mystical land of Cuba.   A family passion spanning 3 generations Oleos & Canvas was...

  • Armando Molina: be happy to make happy

    Armando Molina: be happy to make happy

    It dawns in Havana and Armando Molina (1983) wakes up with a smile. Throughout the night he was visiting dreamlike landscapes impregnated with the most vivid tropical colors, where birds,...

    Armando Molina: be happy to make happy

    It dawns in Havana and Armando Molina (1983) wakes up with a smile. Throughout the night he was visiting dreamlike landscapes impregnated with the most vivid tropical colors, where birds,...

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  • Zaida del Rio and Mario Gonzales participate in the Charity Auction of Cuban Art in Mexico to raise funds for those affected by Hurricane Ian.

    Zaida del Rio and Mario Gonzales participate in...

    In Mexico City, 12th of October artworks from 40 different artists were donated to a charity auction whose funds will help citizens affected by hurricane Ian. The artists participating include...

    Zaida del Rio and Mario Gonzales participate in...

    In Mexico City, 12th of October artworks from 40 different artists were donated to a charity auction whose funds will help citizens affected by hurricane Ian. The artists participating include...

  • Eduardo de la Cruz and his condemned of the earth

    Eduardo de la Cruz and his condemned of the earth

    A few months ago, Eduardo de la Cruz Guerra amazed everyone with an exhibition where the subject of slavery was once again the protagonist as he had accustomed us, but...

    Eduardo de la Cruz and his condemned of the earth

    A few months ago, Eduardo de la Cruz Guerra amazed everyone with an exhibition where the subject of slavery was once again the protagonist as he had accustomed us, but...

  • Edgar Gonzalez at the Havana Biennial

    Edgar Gonzalez at the Havana Biennial

    The Fourteenth Biennial of Havana arrives for the second time in the central province of Cienfuegos to assault, with the magic of visual arts, the public spaces of the city. In...

    Edgar Gonzalez at the Havana Biennial

    The Fourteenth Biennial of Havana arrives for the second time in the central province of Cienfuegos to assault, with the magic of visual arts, the public spaces of the city. In...

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