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Santa Fean, June/July 2014

Santa Fean, June/July 2014

July 30, 2014

Santa Fean Magazine, The Art Issue. June/July 2014 page 44 Fatima Ronquillo is enamored with what she calls “the earnestness of colonial folk art.” the Philippines-born, Texas-raised artist, who shows at Meyer East Gallery on Canyon Road, taught herself to paint by copying old paintings and drawings, and she explains that “looking for prototypes or […]

“Bound Hand with Lover’s Eye” in “Vogue Gioiello”

“Bound Hand with Lover’s Eye” in “Vogue Gioiello”

July 25, 2014

Vogue Gioiello March 2014, page 128

“Tesoro Mio” opening night photos

“Tesoro Mio” opening night photos

June 5, 2014

    I just finished the body of work for my show which opens tomorrow, Friday, June 6, 5-7 pm at the Meyer East Gallery in Santa Fe. There are lots of new pieces built around the theme “Tesoro Mio” ~ a show full of many treasured objects and beloveds.

“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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