Mario Andres Robinson: Portraits in the American Tradition is beautifully illustrated with over 60 color plates and elegantly over-sized (13" x 11"). It features the artist's powerful portraits executed in pastel, watercolor and graphite over a span of 15 years. The introduction is written by Dr. Fred Ross, CEO of The Art Renewal Center. Robinson has documented the rich African American culture throughout America, most notably Alabama, South Carolina and Mississippi. Robinson is regarded as a Living Master by The Art Renewal Center. He is widely viewed as one of the most sought after young artists working today.