Nicolas de Jesus is a talented and successful
Mexican artist, he paints and also produces his etchings on papel amates (bark paper).
Nicholas was born 1960 in the community of Alto Balsas in the indigenous Nahua region of Guerrero,
Mexico. He is the son of the Mexican Amate artist, Pablo de Jesus. He has also maintained a studio
in Chicago, Illinois where he had lived, 1989-1994. He has exhibited in various cultural centers in Chicago.
The Art of Nicolas de Jesus
Politicos (scanned image)
Fiesta de los Muertos (Fiesta of the Dead)
Despierte America (Wake Up America) (photographed image)
Buitres (Vultures) (photographed image)
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Dia de los Muertos