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Julian Coché Mendoza
Tiempo de Perdida / Time of Loss

Oil on canvas - 12 x 16 in.
2010

A woman mourns her loved one, while soldiers continue executions in the background.

In San Juan la Laguna, Julian learned to paint from his older brother, Antonio. Later, at art school in Guatemala City, Julian encountered the Cubists and eventually created his own signature style, which expresses his Maya culture in a unique way.