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Myrna Báez
Myrna Báez
Born 1931, in Santurce, deceased 2018, in San Juan,
Myrna Báez
abstract
expressionistic
(post-)feministic

Painting
Drawing
Printmaking
Sculpture

a Latin American master

mapr.org
Fallece Myrna Báez (endi.com)

José Caraballo
Born 1930, in Santurce, moved to New York in 1947, deceased 1992, in Collegedale, Tennessee,
figurative
naïve art

Drawing
Mixed Media
Painting

Was President of H.A.L. (Hispanic Artist League)

Wikipedia

Félix R. Cordero
Born 1931, in Ponce, Félix Rafael Cordero, the oldest of nine children, left for New York and Chicago in 1953, lived in Ecuador in the early 90s and returned to Puerto Rico in 1994; lives in Ponce; brother of deceased photographer Félix Cordero,
Félix R. Cordero
figurative
decorative

Painting
Drawing



galeriaexodo.com
prarte.com
Book with works

Irene Delano
Irene Delano
Born 1919, in Detroit, USA, grew up in Toronto, Canada; lived many years in Puerto Rico; spouse of deceased photographer Jack Delano; mother of photographer Pablo Delano, deceased 1982, in Puerto Rico,
Irene Delano
realistic

Drawing
Graphic Art, Illustration



biography

Rafael Ferrer
Rafael Ferrer
Born 1933, in Santurce, lives in New York,
Rafael Ferrer
abstract
surrealistic
de(con)structive

Painting
Drawing
Printmaking



Lehman CUNY (Palante show 1993)
former gallery Nancy Hoffman
current gallery Adam Baumgold

Miguel Ángel Guzmán Ortiz
Born 1939, in Utuado, grew up in New York, returned to Puerto Rico in the 80s where he still lives,
figurative

Painting
Ceramics, Pottery
Drawing



exhibition review 2006, Utuado
short biography (in Spanish)

Lorenzo Homar
Lorenzo Homar
Born 1913, in Puerta de Tierra, San Juan, deceased 2004, in Puerto Rico,
Lorenzo Homar
realistic
critical of society
political

Graphic Art, Illustration
Painting
Drawing



botello.com
zenstudio.com
radiouniversidad.org
puertadetierra.com
atelier-rc.com

Rolando López Dirube
Born 1928, in Havana, Cuba, deceased 1997, in San Juan, Puerto Rico,
geometrical
abstract

Painting
Sculpture
Drawing
Installation
Printmaking




María Luisa Penne de Castillo
Born 1913, in Ponce, deceased 2005, entered the New York Pratt Institute in 1935
María Luisa Penne de Castillo
impressionistic
realistic
abstract

Painting
Drawing
Printmaking
Textile
Mixed Media




Marta Pérez García
Born 1934, in Río Piedras, deceased 2004, not to be confused with Marta Pérez García (1965, Arecibo)
Marta Pérez García

Painting
Drawing
Printmaking




Pablo Rivera
Pablo Rivera
Born 1936, in New York City, lives in Neptune Beach, Florida,
Pablo Rivera

Sculpture
Drawing
Photography



Facebook The Rivera Collection

René Santos
Born 1934, in Puerto Rico, Carlos René Santos aka Santos René Irizarry, deceased 1997,

Painting
Photography
Printmaking
Drawing



works on lostartsalonsale.com
bio on mapr.org

Rufino A. Silva
Born 1919, in Humacao, deceased 1993, in Mount Vernon, Washington,

Drawing
Painting

a graduate of the Art Institute of Chicago and of L'Ecole de la Grande Chaumière, Paris

Obituary (pd)

Rafael Tufiño
Rafael Tufiño
Born 1922, in New York, lived in San Juan and New York; spent many years in Mexico; father of five including artists Nitza and Rafael Tufiño Jr.; aka Tefo, born Rafael Tufiño Figueroa, deceased 2008, in San Juan,
Rafael Tufiño
realistic
abstract
humoristic

Painting
Printmaking
Drawing
Graphic Art, Illustration



prdream.com
puertadetierra.info
artefoundation.com
El Nuevo Dia article announcing his death
Video in English
Video in English (part 2)
NYT March 2008
Int. Herald Tribune March 2008
NY Daily March 2008
Canadian Press March 2008
myspace.com/rafaeltufino


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