Many of the young Puebla printmakers below, were students of Bulmaro Escobar at the Instituto de Artes Visuales del Estado de Puebla.
in the Museo Taller Erasto Cortes
A couple of weeks earllier, we saw Robert Rodriguez's print at the University of New Mexico, displayed as the top print of the Oaxaca Collective Carpeta.
- In 2015 we had bought a couple of Mario Martinez's prints, when he was selling them in front of Bellas Artes in Mexico City:
maestro and founder of
(standing under Jose Quintero's print)
Elmer Sosa pointing up to his print
- We have shown a couple of Elmer Sosa's prints before in Albuquerque, New Mexico:
Braulio Melendez and Irvin Aguilar,
2 of the 3 who run the print studio
is a studio run by women --
Adriana Lopez Ruiz, Roxana Lopez Corona,
Goretti Troncoso Cordouvier
Nahual Rosa (left)
holding up his exquisite poster for his next print show
selling prints at the art market in Puebla
also selling in the art market in Puebla
Gustavo Mora is from Puebla, though he currently lives in San Francisco. We met him last year at SGCI in Portland.
This time we did not make it to TEBAC, a big printmaking studio in Tlaxacala.
PRINTMAKERS IN MEXICO CITY
Sonia Romero and Julio Carrasco,
specializes in Waterless Lithography (Siligrafica),
which they learned from Maestro Alejandro Pérez Cruz,
of the ex-Academia de San Carlos
in front of the press,
Escuela de Cultura Popular Martires del 68
We did not make it to Utopia Grafica in Colonia Roma Sur.