Santos calendar San Quentin

This is the 2012 San Quentin State Prison calendar, honoring the world-famous San Quentin Dining Room Mural painted by our friend, Alfredo Santos, during his time as an inmate there in the mid-1900's.



 ALFREDO SANTOS 
Famous San Quentin muralist and International artist, pictured in San Diego, in 2009.

Photo by L. Paul Sutton © 2009 



 THE KEY TO 
 SAN QUENTIN PRISON 
This is the plaque Alfredo received from San Quentin, in recognition of the historic mural he painted, as an inmate there, some 50 years ago--reportedly the only (former) inmate ever to receive the keys to the prison.
















Photo by L. Paul Sutton © 2010








 STILL WORKING AT AGE 83 
Alfredo, in his San Diego, Ca. apartment, still creating beautiful art.

Photo by L. Paul Sutton © 2010



 ALFREDO TODAY 
Lori sets up the shot, a scene in a feature documentary about Alfredo's life--in and out--of San Quentin.
















Photo by L. Paul Sutton © 2009