Gabriela Silang

Jesus Barraza
20 x 26 inches
5 – Color, Handprinted, Screenprint, Heavy Art Paper, Printed in Oakland, 2011

This portrait was made to honor the Memory of Gabrial Silang, a Filipina freedom fighter who fought alongside her husband Diego Silang for the Liberation of their land, Ilocano. After Diego’s death she continued as the leader of the resistance until she was captured and hung.