Blue Collar Picasso News

Nelson Santiago

Art in a Bottle

New York, New York - Glug, Glug, Glug, Ahhhhh. BCPG member Nelson Santiago came up in the top best for his painting in the Anheuser World Select, Art in a Bottle contest. Thousands of artists from the East Coast entered.

Only a few made it to be finalists. Santiago's painting entitled "Latin Dancers" got him 4th place and was highlighted along with the other top 25 finalists at Agora Gallery, 415 West Broadway NY NY, from October 20 - November 9, 2004. We're proud of Nelson for entering and coming in up at the top. Nelson Santiago is a self-taught artist and former 1980's era Bronx Graffiti artist.