“Prison" is a self portrait painted in Coleman Federal Prison in Orlando Florida 2004. The artist in prison uniform, is surrounded by symbolic shapes, and images derived from religious imagery, eastern philosophies and psychedelia.
Technically it is a practice in composition, color theory, and photographic realism. Conceptually, it is a colorful expression of identity, dignity, imagination and freedom. Contrary to the prison’s system’s attempt of conformity and control. The painting was made for the artist's son.