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2015 Texas Book Festival Poster

2015 Texas Book Festival Poster

August 10, 2015

I am very honored that my painting “The Naturalist” has been chosen for the official Twentieth Anniversary Texas Book Festival poster. The festival is on the weekend of October 17 and 18 at the Texas State Capitol in Austin and benefits Texas public libraries. I am thrilled to have been chosen because the public libraries have […]

“Reveries” solo show

“Reveries” solo show

August 2, 2015

“Reveries” is a selection of works portraying figures engaged in meditative introspection and dream states. To be caught in a reverie is to be caught in a daydream or fantasy and to inhabit the liminal world between the physical outer self and the mysterious hidden inner world. The narratives portrayed, such as in “Flora with Piglets,” […]

“The Novice” and “Marcel”

“The Novice” and “Marcel”

June 10, 2015

In the studio I tend to create stories about the works on the easel. Having gone to a Catholic school myself, I imagined the young nun as a teacher with the little schoolboy “Marcel” as her pupil. Now “Marcel” in my mind is a rather bookish young man, perhaps a writer or poet, not unlike […]

Book Covers for Valter Hugo Mãe

Book Covers for Valter Hugo Mãe

March 3, 2015

I am very excited to share this series of four book covers featuring my paintings of hands with lover’s eyes: the novels of Valter Hugo Mãe published by Alfaguara (Editora Objectiva). Valter Hugo Mãe is a renowned Portuguese writer who has won several literary prizes including the prestigious José Saramago Literary Prize (in 2007) and Grande […]

American Art Collector, March 2015

American Art Collector, March 2015

February 28, 2015

  American Art Collector Issue 113, March 2015 Upcoming Show Preview, “Fatima Ronquillo: Possession” pp. 100-101 View PDF file AACMarch2015   Diana goddess of the hunt and the moon, spoke to animals and turned Actaeon into a stag so he would be devoured by his own hunting dogs. Huntress peers out from Fatima Ronquillo’s painting, demure with […]

Solo Exhibition: “Possession”

Solo Exhibition: “Possession”

February 26, 2015

I am pleased to announce “Possession” ―an exhibit of new works at the Wally Workman Gallery in Austin, Texas. The show runs from March 7-28 with an opening reception on Saturday, March 7th, 6-8 pm. There is also a Preview Happy Hour on Thursday, March 5th, 5-8pm. “Possession” is a body of work wherein figures are […]

The Sublime Vignette… new works

The Sublime Vignette… new works

December 24, 2014

Happy Holidays! I would like to thank everyone for a truly blessed year. It is only a couple of days before my winter show opening for “The Sublime Vignette” at the Meyer Gallery in Park City. I hope you can join us for the reception on Friday, December 26, 6-9 pm. Here are the final […]

Solo Show: The Sublime Vignette

Solo Show: The Sublime Vignette

December 3, 2014

I am pleased to announce my upcoming solo exhibition “The Sublime Vignette” at the Meyer Gallery in Park City, Utah. Please join us for the opening reception on December 26, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. I so look forward to celebrating and meeting with you. p.s. Apologies in advance for an incomplete preview. […]

Installation photos “Dreamers”

Installation photos “Dreamers”

October 11, 2014

Installation photos of my current show “Dreamers” at Arden Gallery, Boston. Ongoing thru October 30, 2014. View the works on exhibit here. (photos courtesy of Arden Gallery)

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“Hers is an art quite literally full of life.”

 

Los Angeles Times

“These jewel-like paintings intuitively fuse different aesthetic traditions, folk art and old master, with natural grace and an uncanny quality that may be a species of magic.”

 

American Arts Quarterly

“… embraces her forebears not just intellectually but with her heart as well. Honest art is art worth paying attention to.”

 

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