Fatima Ronquillo

Fatima Ronquillo's "Spellbound" selected for the 2019 Texas Book Festival

October 9, 2019 - Fatima Ronquillo

Fatima Ronquillo's book Spellbound, is one of the selections for the 2019 Texas Book Festival, one of the largest and prestigious literary festivals in the country. Fatima will be speaking about her book and painting during the festival, followed by a book signing.

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Fatima Ronquillo: Spellbound

April 27, 2019 - Kelly Carper

“In painting, I continue to be spellbound by imagery both in the natural world around us and by the magical inner world of emotion and poetry,” says Fatima Ronquillo. The Santa Fe artist’s solo show, Spellbound,opens on May 17thas a celebration of the beloved pictorial themes Ronquillo has revisited over the past decade through her work. These themes are also documented in the publication of her first retrospective book of the same title, which will be available for pre-sale at the exhibition opening. This unique exhibition reflects on Ronquillo’s career thus far with an excited look toward the future, as it features new paintings that touch on each celebrated theme.

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Book release by Meyer Gallery artist, Fatima Ronquillo

January 29, 2019

Spellbound is the first book-length retrospective of Fatima Ronquillo.  The book contains more than one hundred eighty color images of Ronquillo’s lush and deadpan oil paintings, the studies and sketches for several other works, and an introduction from noted arts writer John O’Hern.

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Fatima Ronquillo: Arcadia

August 28, 2018 - Kelly Skeen

For this year’s solo show, Ronquillo has created a series of paintings that are set on the fabled island of Arcadia, which in ancient Greek mythologies was an unspoiled utopia representing idyllic happiness. Ronquillo’s overarching theme through this body of work is the search for Arcadia and that unreachable idea of a perfect society

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Unexpected Delights: Step-by-Step Painting Demo by Fatima Ronquillo

August 24, 2018 - Fatima Ronquillo

"I myself never know what my paintings will look like in the end, trusting the process entirely. I like leaving something to chance and am content to begin with only an idea." - Fatima Ronquillo

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Fatima Ronquillo featured in New York Magazine's The Cut

August 24, 2018

Meyer Gallery artist, Fatima Ronquillo, is featured in New York  Magazine's Fall Fashion edition of The Cut.

 

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Fatima Ronquillo: Mad Enchantment

September 6, 2017

“There is a mad enchantment that possess the heart and mind when confronted by the possibilities glimpsed through visions of beauty and love…”

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