Renowned for infusing his Latin American roots with the traditions of tropical jazz and cafe culture, Guadalajara artist Luis Castellanos Valui will once again be the focus of a unique exhibition of his works at Galleria Dante, with a reception to take place Friday, March 9, 6 - 10 pm.

Highly collected worldwide, he studied for two years at the Fine Arts University in Guadalajara prior to moving to Mexico City, where he studied at the Esmeralda school at age 20. In 1986 he had his first individual exhibition at the prestigious OMR Gallery in Mexico City. Since then, he has exhibited in collective and individual shows in the Modern Art Museum in Mexico City, the Modern Art Museum in Monterrey, Chac Mool Gallery in Los Angeles, living in different parts of Mexico and abroad. He has done shows from California to New York, Mexico City to Paris, Islas Mujeres to Vallarta, and back again.

Source: Galleria Dante