2015 Texas Book Festival Poster

2015 Texas Book Festival Poster

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 […]

Book Covers for Valter Hugo Mãe

Book Covers for Valter Hugo Mãe

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

  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 […]

Santa Fean, June/July 2014

Santa Fean, June/July 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 […]

PA #53, March 2014

PA #53, March 2014

Poets and Artists Issue #53: “Love” March 2014 Curated by Marina Press   1. What are these paintings of? Tell me a little bit about each one? “Abbandonata” is about loss and mourning. It actually depicts a painting of a dead bird I found on one of my walks near my home. It was such […]

Mondobelo, November 2013

Mondobelo, November 2013

An interview with online magazine, Mondobelo. Please scroll down for an English translation… Mondobelo Magazine November 2013 Fátima Ronquillo se mudó de Filipinas a Texas cuando tenía diez años y desde entonces se recuerda metida en la biblioteca copiando las reproducciones de los grandes maestros clásicos de los libros de arte. En esta entrevista le […]

Artistic Moods, June 2013

Artistic Moods, June 2013

Thank you so much to Sandra of the newly launched and already great art blog artisticmoods.com. Please visit the website as I have discovered and enjoyed so many talented artists’ works. According to Sandra she created the blog to provide a “a place where art will be shared & celebrated extensively.” I am very honored […]

A Muse For Life

A Muse For Life

This is a long overdue post… and showers of apologies and congratulations are in order for Kristina and Jovita at Decor-Art Blog. They just launched their online lifestyle magazine, A Muse for Life  Spring 2013. They were wonderful enough to include a feature on my work. Do check out the blog and their magazine, as they […]