On Friday Sept. 24, 2018 , internationally acclaimed celebrity and first Latino Olympic artist, Jesse Raudales, visited Mayor Gavin Buckley and gave the City one of his signed limited edition Olympic reprints.
His Olympic painting, “Peace for the Children of the World,” was selected among thousands applicants worldwide to represent the 2006 Olympic Games in Torino, Italy. Raudales has been honored by the NAACP, FBI, Warner Bros., the EPICC Center, CHCI, CBCF and ALPFA and featured as a rising artist in international press.
He has offered his time, knowledge and talent to the City of Annapolis and be part of the Mayor’s initiative ONE ANNAPOLIS. Thank you, Jesse, for being an amazing example for our community.