Oscar Solis and Juana Cortez are a married couple living and working in Mexico.
The Mexican people colours and culture is of great significant value in their work.
Solis decided he wanted to be a painter from a very young age. In order to pursue his dream, he left home when he was around 14 years old, and since then, he has given himself completely to art.
Cortez was born in a little town called Michoacan, and this is the most influential part of her work, where she reflects the colours and the magic from a whole existence. Fascinated by the beauty of popular Mexican culture.
Together they have collaborated and nurtured each’s individual style and explored art itself for years.
Recently the couple have embarked on an ongoing new series venturing further abroad and featuring diverse cultures and there people.
Mujer Himba - Cortez
Nino Mursi - Cortez
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