“Spellbound” Book Release and Solo Exhibition

“Spellbound” Book Release and Solo Exhibition

Please join us tonight, Friday, May 17th from 5pm to 7pm at the Meyer Gallery in Santa Fe for an exhibition of new paintings with a book signing to celebrate the release of my debut book Spellbound. Spellbound is a retrospective of my paintings over the past decade and is published by the Unicorn Publishing […]

“Aurora” and “The Lovebird”

“Aurora” and “The Lovebird”

Two new paintings have arrived at Meyer Gallery in Park City. Aurora is the Roman goddess of dawn. I painted her appearing in fiery orange robes in a backdrop of a rosy early morning landscape…

“The Tempest” and “Child with Milagros”

“The Tempest” and “Child with Milagros”

Two new paintings are currently available: “The Tempest” at Arden Gallery in Boston and “Child with Milagros” at Meyer Gallery in Santa Fe. The idea for “The Tempest” came from two different sources. The first is Shakespeare’s play of the same title and the second from Fiordiligi’s aria of steadfast love in Mozart’s opera “Cosí […]

Pre-order “Spellbound”

Pre-order “Spellbound”

Fatima Ronquillo’s debut book Spellbound is now available for pre-order on Amazon, Unicorn Publishing Group and University of Chicago Press.  Spellbound is the first survey of the self-taught artist’s paintings. Over the past decade, Fatima Ronquillo has created a personal modern aesthetic by combining European old master techniques with a magical realism found in Early American Colonial and […]

Solo Exhibition: “Arcadia”

Solo Exhibition: “Arcadia”

Fatima Ronquillo’s recent explorations in mythological studies influence her latest work, which is a continuation of her charming, classically inspired painting style.  The Santa Fe artist borrows techniques and styles from European Old Masters, Spanish Colonial artists and other genres from the past; she then blends this Old World aesthetic with modern ideologies. Ronquillo often […]

ABQ Journal North, Sep.14-20, 2018

ABQ Journal North, Sep.14-20, 2018

“Unspoiled Wilderness: Local artist uses Greek Mythology to inspire Old World-style paintings”

Pasatiempo, September 14, 2018

Pasatiempo, September 14, 2018

“They have been likened to jewels, which is an apt descriptor, as they are meticulously painted in a style that is reminiscent of the European Old Masters, with nearly iridescent subjects often posing before Arcadian landscapes.” ~Grace Parazzoli

THE CUT Out of the Box: Artist Edition

THE CUT Out of the Box: Artist Edition

Fatima Ronquillo collaborates with The Cut for the fall fashion special issue of New York Magazine

Announcing My Debut Book: SPELLBOUND

Announcing My Debut Book: SPELLBOUND

I am very excited to announce my upcoming debut book Spellbound. It is a retrospective to be published by the wonderful Unicorn Publishing Group. In addition to producing beautiful books, they are a delight to work with. Press Release from Unicorn: Unicorn acquires Santa Fe artist Fatima Ronquillo’s Spellbound Unicorn, the visual art imprint of […]