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Yasmin Hernandez Art
Albizu Black Star Magnet
Acrylic paint, collage, ink on wooden star
4 inches


This magnet recreates the black and white Puerto Rican flag with the profile of Nationalist leader Pedro Albizu Campos. Born the grandson of an enslaved woman in Ponce, Puerto Rico, rising to speak seven languages and graduate from Harvard Law, Albizu is known for his fierce battle against US imperialism in Puerto Rico. He died on April 21, 1965 from cancer resulting from radiation torture while a political prisoner of the US.

Artist Info:

Yasmin Hernandez is a Brooklyn-born and raised artist whose work is centered on liberation themes. She rematriated to her ancestral homeland of Borikén in 2014, where she is still based.


All images featured on this shop are original artwork by Yasmin Hernandez Art. Under no circumstances should any of the images or content of this shop, in whole or in part, be printed, copied, or reproduced without direct permission from the artist. Thank you.

Black Star Albizu, magnet

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