The Cuban Picasso. Where did the analogy come from? To Sauma the Artist, the term is a great honor. The comparison was made by a South Florida Opulence Magazine editor and it has stuck with Sauma. This editor saw the similarities between Picasso and Sauma's masterpieces. It was first featured in Opulence Magazine, where Sauma the Artist took center stage and one of his art pieces was featured on the front cover.In the magazine's Art Basel December issue, they featured an article on Sauma the Artist and his greatest works so far. The analogy came alive and it has been showcased throughout magazine's where Sauma has been featured and all over the web.