Pablo Delano

painted tree
Tree Carving, Orisha Shrine, Blue Basin,
Diego Martin, Trinidad and Tobago

2003 silver gelatin print

Pablo Delano was born and raised in Puerto Rico. He relocated to the U.S. mainland to attend art school and has lived in Philadelphia, New Haven, New York City, and Hartford. His work is broadly focused on Caribbean and Latin American life both in the homeland and the diaspora. Solo exhibitions of his work have been held in galleries and museums in the U.S. and internationally. He is the author of three books of photography, Faces of America (Smithsonian Institution Press, 1992), In Trinidad (Ian Randle Publishers, 2008) and Hartford Seen (Wesleyan University Press, 2020. For more information, please visit his websites, and