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 […]

Beautiful/Decay, April 2013

Beautiful/Decay, April 2013

Fatima Ronquillo’s Contemporary Portraits Evoke Old World Charm by Diandra Mintz Beautiful Decay April 10, 2013 A self-taught painter, Fatima Ronquillo layers her portraits with the traditional symbols and charms of classic-style portraiture — objects that meant different things in different times and have to be studied to be completely understood. Ronquillo’s  subjects similarly face […]