color woodcut, 2006

Cristóbal Tavera


July 11, 2006

An exhibition of several color wood cut prints produced during the artist stay in Amman. The collection included the artist's view of different shop facades with focus on the Arabic wording, a view of the Roman amphitheatre, and sky line of Amman with satellite dishes and antennas.


Cristóbal Tavera was born in Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico, on the 14 of July, 1975. Tavera acquired a degree in Plastic Arts, Honorary Mention, from the Veracruzana University. He specialized in Engraving and Graphic art at the École Nationale Supérieure DES Arts Décoratifs, in France. To the date Tavera has conducted five solo exhibitions and participated in more than 40 national and international collective exhibitions.

See also:

> List of resident artists at Darat al Funun

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