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De la Tierra de los Sueños - From the Land of Dreams

May 5, 2006 to July 30, 2006

Prints and Paintings from Oaxaca, Mexico:
Modesto Bernardo, Enrique Flores, Abelardo Lopez, José Eddie Martinez, Leovigildo Martinez, Lorena Montes, Felipe Morales, Rodolfo Morales, Fernando Olivera, Filemon Santiago and others.

 

PHILADELPHIA - In twenty years of exhibiting the artists of Oaxaca, Mexico, the owners of Indigo Arts Gallery have seen Oaxaca grow into the most vibrant regional art center (giving Mexico City its due) in Mexico. The mountainous southern Mexico state of Oaxaca has long been known as a center for folk art production, including its famous black pottery, weavings, and carved wooden animals. Oaxaca has also produced three of the leading masters of 20th century Mexican art; Rufino Tamayo (who passed away in 1981), Rodolfo Morales (who passed away in 2001) and the still very active Francisco Toledo. But it is the vitality of the younger generation of Oaxaca artists inspired and nurtured by these masters, that has led critics in recent years to identify a distinct Oaxaca School of Mexican art. Oaxacan art draws its strength from native Indian culture, myths and legends. It is suffused with “magic realism” a folk surrealism in which people fly and mysterious juxtapositions are the norm. As poet Alberto Blanco has written, the artists of Oaxaca “all tend to depict one theme: the appearance in our history of another time and place. A space within another space. A time within another time.”
In De la Tierra de los Sueños / From the Land of Dreams, Indigo Arts presents prints and paintings by a variety of contemporary artists from Oaxaca. Though influenced by all their distinguished forebears, this group of artists owes its distinct vision particularly to Rodolfo Morales, (1925-2001) deemed the “Maestro de Los Sueños” (Master of Dreams) in last year’s retrospective at the Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Monterrey. Indigo Arts presented a solo show of Maestro Morales’ work in 1997, and a memorial show in 2001.

Acoso Salvaje - Jose Eddie Martinez
SKU: EDM-1008

Lithograph, (image size 25 1/2" x 19 1/4")
#12/50, 2009

$1200

Untitled (Tres Angeles) - Fernando Olivera
SKU: FEO-1021

Aquatint (17 1/4" x 14 5/8").  Framed.
#26/40, 2008

$950 framed

Mujer de Mayo - Shinzaburo Takeda
SKU: ST-1003

Woodcut (Image size 40 x 30 cm, 15 1/2" x 11 1/2" on 25 1/2" x 20 1/2" sheet)
#30/30, 2003
Framed

$950 framed

Fernando Olivera
SKU: FEO-1202

Aquatint (19 1/4" x 12 3/4"), #P/T (ed. of 30), 2000
Framed

$ 950

Untitled - Fernando Olivera
SKU: FOl-78

Lithograph (16 3/4" x 15 1/8", sheet size 30" x 22")
#16/50, 2011

$850

Dolor y Resistencia - Fernando Olivera
SKU: FEO-1104

Lithograph (Image size 20 1/2" x 14 1/2", 52 x 37cm, on 30" x 20" sheet)
#7/30, 2011

$850

Requiem por los Caidos (Enero del 94) - Fernando Olivera
SKU: FOL-5

(Requiem for the Fallen - January 1994)
Aquatint (19 x 12 1/2), #13/30, 1995

$850

Fiesta de Tigre II
SKU: ST-1002

Lithograph (Image size 11 3/4" x 9" on 19" x 15" sheet )
#28/30, 1999
Framed

$800

Iguanos
SKU: MOB-0291I

Linocut, (image size 31" x 16 1/4")
#17/50, 1994

$775 framed

Iguanos
SKU: MOB-0291I

Linocut, (image size 31" x 16 1/4")
#17/50, 1994

$775 framed

La Visita, Haciendo Camino - Felipe Morales
SKU: FMo-2

Aquatint, (14 1/2 x 18)
#P/T, 2000

$650 framed

Silencio Intemporal - Jose Eddie Martinez
SKU: EDM-0603

Aquatint
(12 3/4" x 19 1/2"), #16/20

$550

Sin Titulo - Jose Eddie Martinez
SKU: EDM-429G

Aquatint, (image size 14 5/8 x 11 31/8)
#44/50, 1991

$525

Fauna Circense - Jose Eddie Martinez
SKU: EDM-0601

Aquatint
(image size 9 3/4" x 7"), #18/30
Framed

$525 framed

Lidia
SKU: EDM-0202

Jose Eddie Martinez (Oaxaca, Mexico),
Aquatint, (image size 9 1/2" x 12 3/4"), #P/I, 2000.  Framed

$525

Fernando Olivera - Luz de Luna
SKU: FEO-1501

Aquatint (27 1/8" x 19 5/8" image size, 36 1/4" x 27 1/2" sheet size)
#39/50, 2013
Framed

$1600

Product Status: 
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Fernando Olivera
SKU: FEO-1102

Lithograph (Image size 20 5/8" x 24 3/4" on 25 1/2" x 27 1/2" sheet)
#30/30, 2010

$975

Product Status: 
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Luz de Luna - Fernando Olivera
SKU: FEO-1026

Aquatint (19 1/4" x 12 3/4", sheet size 28 1/2" x 21")
#14/40, 2009.  Framed.

$895 framed

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Untitled - Fernando Olivera
SKU: FEO-1025

Aquatint (17 1/4" x 14 5/8", Sheet size 26" x 22"), #7,8/40, 2009

 

$850

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Fernando Olivera
SKU: FOl-37

Woodcut (12 1/2 x 15 1/4"), #14/30, P/A, 2005

framed

$590 framed

Product Status: 
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Musico de la Mixteca - Fernando Olivera
SKU: FOl-16

Woodcut (image size 13 1/2" x 10 1/4")
#8/8 1986

$450 framed

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Fernando Olivera - Mariposa (Butterfly)
SKU: FOl-61

Linocut (15" x 11" image on 25 1/2" x 19 1/2" image), #P/A, 6/30, 2009

Also available framed

$ 425

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Jose Eddie Martinez
SKU: JEM-4

Jose Eddie Martinez (Oaxaca, Mexico),
Aquatint, (10 3/4 x 10 3/4), #13/30

$395

Product Status: 
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José Eddie Martinez
SKU: EDM-182G

Aquatint, (image size 4 5/8" x 7 3/4")
#45/50, 1989.  
Framed.

$375

Product Status: 
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Nuestros Ideales Prohibidos Flores Eran Libertados
SKU: FEO-0664

Oaxaca, Mexico
Oil on canvas (33 5/8" x 41"), Stretched, unframed.  2006

Price on Request

Product Status: 
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Fernando Olivera
SKU: 
FEO-0503

Original Book Illustration
Fernando Olivera (Oaxaca, Mexico),
Gouache on paper (21" x 23"), 1995

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Fernando Olivera - Camioncito Rojo
SKU: 
FEO-1103

Fernando Olivera (Oaxaca, Mexico),
Gouache on paper (14 1/8" x 22 1/4", 36 x 52 cm), 2011
Framed

Sold
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Fernando Olivera
SKU: 
FEO-0505

Original Book Illustration
(Oaxaca),
Gouache on paper (21" x 23"), 1995

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Product Status: 
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