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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.

Fernando Olivera
SKU: FEO-0661

Back by popular demand! This image was originally printed by Fernando Olivera as an aquatint in an edition of thirty in 1995. It has been unavailable for twenty-five years. Working with the artist and Silicon Gallery Fine Art Prints, one of the most distinguished Fine Art digital printing studios, Indigo Arts Gallery issued a limited edition pigment print of "El Angel del Camino" in 2006.

Digital pigment print
(Epson 9800 Ultrachrome K3 Pigment Print onSomerset Radiant white velvet enhanced watercolor paper)
Image size 12 1/2" x 19"
Edition of 100, signed and numbered by the artist, 2006

$ 400

José Eddie Martinez - Taurafila
SKU: EDM-0605

Aquatint, (image size 7 1/2" x 5 1/2" on 14 1/2" x 12" sheet)
#23/30, 2004

$325

Fernando Olivera - Untitled
SKU: FOl-14

Woodcut (5 1/2" x 5 1/2" image on 13" x 11 1/2" sheet)
#6/10, 1991
Framed

$300 framed

Chirimia
SKU: MOB-04461

Linocut, (Image size 14 3/4" x 11 1/2" on 19 1/4" x 16" sheet)
#22/50, 1994

$300

Modesto Bernardo
SKU: Modesto-4

Linocut, (Image size 4 3/4" x 5 1/4" on 10 1/4" x 10" sheet)
#21/40, 1995

$125

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

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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

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Fernando Olivera
SKU: FEO-1202

Aquatint (19 1/4" x 12 3/4", 29" x 22" framed), #P/T (ed. of 30), 2000
Framed

$ 950

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

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

$950 framed

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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

$950

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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

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Reyna de Corazones (Queen of Hearts)
SKU: FEO-0802

Aquatint (9 1/2" x 8 1/2"Image size on 16" x 12" sheet, 19" x 17" framed)
#P/A, 2007
Framed

$550

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Fernando Olivera
SKU: FEO-40d

This image was originally printed by Fernando Olivera as an aquatint in two editions of thirty each in 2006. Both editions sold out very quickly. Working with the artist and Silicon Gallery Fine Art Prints, one of the most distinguished Fine Art digital printing studios, Indigo Arts Gallery issued a limited edition pigment print of "La Luna".

Digital pigment print
(Epson 9800 Ultrachrome K3 Pigment Print on Somerset Radiant white velvet enhanced watercolor paper)
Image size 19 1/4" x 12 5/8"
Original Planned Edition of 100.   20 were printed,  signed and numbered by the artist in 2010.

$475

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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

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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

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Por Unos Ojos Negros
SKU: FE0-0607

Woodcut (5 7/8" x 6 1/8" image on 13 1/4" x 12 1/4" sheet)
9/30, 2006

$250

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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

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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

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Fernando Olivera
SKU: 
FEO-0505

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

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