A painter born in Tepic, Mexico, in 1954
This is one of the best of the best artists who painted life in the
mountains. Cheaters, Indians, and the great American landscape
are part of the favourite topic of Rodríguez.
The work of Alfred is impregnated with a truly amazing
chromatism and its design is a perfection of a series, its
field of art is amazing.
His work is found in major museums and collections, and
reference was made to it in many books and publications. .
Before the discovery of America, on the north of this continent there were in
total about 5 million native people (inhabitants). At the end of the nineteenth
century it remained less then 250,000 of them. In the same period the
white population of the United States grew from 0 to 75 million. The white
people usurperd the Indian territories and its people, who lived there for
centuries, destroying their traditions, their way of life, and their hunting
grounds by decimating the buffaloes that had been the pillars of their
The Indian people were forced to live in Indian reservations in the 1830s.
The imprisonment of the Navajo people in Fort Sumner in 1864, and the
indistinct murder of Wounded Knee in 1890, is an example of the savage
destruction of Indian population, forcing them to adapt the "white culture".
Out of many peace treaties that the white distinct governments signed with
the Indian tribes, NOT one was RESPECTED.