~ Rocío Heredia is going to participate in "Ser Mujer
II" Juried Collective Exhibition of
Women Photographers. at Hector Garcia Foundation Gallery in Mexico City. The
art opening will be on march 19th of
~ Rocío Heredia had been invited to participate
in two collective art shows in the framework of the 2014 International Women's
Day: “MUJERES ExpoTour” at the Metropolitan
Museum of Monterrey. The show runs from march 6th to april 20th of 2014. And "Libertad" Collective Art Exhibition at Palacio Legistalivo "José
Mejía Lequerica" Hall within the Asamblea Nacional República del Ecuador in Quito, Ecuador.
~ Rocío Heredia was invited to participate
in FOTOUR Collective Photography Art Show. It was held at the Metropolitan
Museum of Monterrey from september 13th to november 17th of 2013 in Monterrey,
~ Rocío Heredia participated in the next art
collective art shows in Ecuador: "Cordeles de Sueños" at the Ecuadorian House
of Culture - Area de la Mujer, "Revolución de las Almas" at the Centro Cívico
Ciudad de Alfaro in Montecristi, Ecuador. November-December 2013.
Rocío Heredia was chosen to participate in the Juried
Online Exhibition "Differences Unite Us". Heredia participated with the next
three repoussé artworks: "Saint George and the Dragon", "The Adoration of the
Magi" and "Elixir of Life". The exhibition showcases 330 artworks chosen from
entries from over 111 artists representing 26 countries: Argentina, Australia,
Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Czech Republic, France, Greece, India,
Israel, Italy, Malta, Mauritius, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Philippines,
Serbia, Spain, Trinidad, Turkey, UK, USA, Venezuela, and the Virgin Islands.
Exhibition Curator: Beth Wicker. The Ganoksin Project, Thailand.
~ Rocío Heredia was invited to do a solo
exhibition "Mi Apropiación de Cuba" at the House of Iberomérica in the framework of the
XX Romerias de Mayo 2013 Festival, taking place in the eastern city of Holguin,
~ Rocío Heredia participated
in three collective art shows in the framework of the 2013 International Women's
Day: “Diversas y dispersas” at San Juan Villafuerte Hall within the Ministry
of Culture of Ecuador and “Revolución de las Almas” at "Benjamín Carrión" House of Ecuadorian Culture in Quito, Ecuador. And "Mujeres, Expo Tour 2013".
The art opening was on march 7th at BAM Cultural Center, in Monterrey, Mexico.
~ Rocío Heredia participated in the Juried Collective
Art Show "Cuba, Caminos de Fe" at the Main Hall of The "Centro de Artes"
in Holguin, Cuba. (2012).
~ Rocío Heredia traveled to Cuba invited to
participate during the XVIII edition of the Ibero-American Culture Festival
and she presented her solo exhibition "Mi Apropiación de Cuba" at the National
Union of Writers and Artists of Cuba (UNEAC) on October of 2012, As a
prolongue to the exhibition opening, Rocío gave a talk on her artwork and her
approach on to metalsmithing and alternative photography at "El Alba" Fine
Arts School in the city of Holguin.
~ Rocío Heredia participated in "Ser Mujer" Juried Collective Exhibition of
Women Photographers. at Hector Garcia Foundation Gallery in Mexico City. (april 18th to june 30th of
~ "The Mexican Tourist ~ 2011 Tour" - Solo Show of
Rocío Heredia and "Renacer" Collective Exhibition were presented in the framework of the 19th Romerias de Mayo 2012 Festival taking place in the eastern city of Holguin.
Then, "Renacer" was presented at "Núcleo de Esmeraldas" House of Culture - CCE
in Quito, Ecuador.
~ "Cazadas - Colective Art Show" within the Proposal "Desde la mirada...", It was held at San Juan Villafuerte Hall within the Ministry of Culture of Ecuador in Quito, Ecuador.
~ “The Mexican Tourist” Solo Show of Rocío Heredia opened during the Culture Week of the also nicknamed Cuban City of the Parks. It was held at the Birth Place of Calixto Garcia Museum January 2012.
~ “The Mexican Tourist ~ 2011 Tour” Solo Show of Rocío Heredia at the “Alex Urquiola” Provintial Library in Holguín, Cuba. Opened on December 14th of 2011~ during the “Cultural Workers Day”, a tribute dedicated to those working in the field, and prominent personalities from the arts and letters.
~ Rocío Heredia traveled to Cuba invited to
participate during the 4th edition of the International Solidarity Artistic
Brigade and she presented a solo exhibition "The Mexican Tourist - 2011 Tour"
at the House of Iberomérica on October of 2011, as part of its 18th
anniversary. As a prolongue to the exhibition opening, Rocío gave a talk on
her work and her approach on to metalsmithing and visual arts at "El Alba"
Fine Arts School in the city of Holguin. Rocio also visited the communities of
Gibara, and Güirito Bariay, Cuba.
~ Artists from ten countries exhibited their
artworks in the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. According to experts,
the exhibition shows a metaphoric will and the search for diverse esthetic
universes with lights and colors that convey the singularity of each artist
and their homeland. Rocío Heredia showed her solo exhibition "Corazón de
Metal" at The Image Museum during the XXXI Festival del Caribe - Tierra de Fuego 2011.
~ Rocio Heredia exhibited her
artwork in the Juried Collective Show "Salon del Caribe". It was held at
Oriente Gallery in the eastern city of Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. This
showcases the remarkable
artwork of juror-selected
artists from around the
world. July 2011.
Rocío Heredia traveled to the
beautiful city of Holguin, Cuba. Rocio was invited to do a solo
exhibition at Marco House in the Marqueta Place, during the 18th Romerias de
~ Rocio exhibited her
artwork in the Juried Collective Show "Mujeres" Expo Tour at Regia Gallery.
~ Read the article
"Corazón Metálico con amor" written by Yasel Toledo Garnache.
and published in the official website
Baibrama. Holguín, Cuba.
~ Rocío Heredia was invited to a Press conference during the 18th Romerías porque no hay hoy sin ayer.
The Interview was conducted by Yuliet García Hechavarría, at La Luz - Centro de
Comunicación Cultural. Delegación México. Holguín, Cuba. 2011.
~ Interview with Rocio Heredia conducted by José Luis Estrada
Betancourt. National TV. Holguín, Cuba.
~ Rocío Heredia's work had been mentioned in the article "Wings of stretched
metal" published in the 2010 March School Arts Magazine.
"The Mexican Tourist ~ Reloaded"of Rocío Heredia Solo Exhibition at BAM
Cultural Center (Centro Cultural Barrio
Antiguo Monterrey). Official Event of
the Celebration of 2010 Mexico - Bicentennial of Mexican
Independence and the Centennial of the Revolution
N.L. November 12th to December 21st of 2010.
"Concave and Convex" Solo Exhibition. Art
Hall of the Ministry of Education of Nuevo León.
Exhibition closes on june 12th of 2010.
Rocio was invited to present her Solo Exhibition during the inauguration of Pedro Angel Martinez new Mayor of General Zuazua, Nuevo Leon, Mexico. "The Mexican Tourist" of Rocío Heredia will be held at Las Trojes Main Art Hall within The Hacienda San Pedro Museum on friday 30th of october 2009.
Rocío Heredia had been featured in the new book "Chasing and Repoussé: Methods Ancient and Modern" by Nancy Megan Corwin, a well-known and respected artist & teacher. The author holds an MFA in metals from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and she teaches extensively nationwide. Editor: Brynmorgen Press.
"Corazón de Metal" Solo Exhibition of Rocio Heredia. Celebrating the 70th Anniversary of the National Action Party at The Art Hall within the PAN Committee in Monterrey, Mexico. The show runs from August 20th to November 20th. 2009
~ Rocío Heredia interviewed by Gerardo López
Moya on Mexican TV Cultural Show "Taller Abierto". Multimedios TV.
"2008 Award-Winnig Art" Collective Exhibition. Art
Opening: August 4th 2009 // 8 pm. It will be held at "The House of Culture of
San Pedro", San Pedro Garza Garcia, Nuevo Leon.
Mexican Tourist" Solo Exhibition. Hacienda San Pedro -
UANL Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León. June 16th - July
16th, 2009. General Zuazua, Nuevo León.
Read the critic written by Dr. Marjorie Ross
~ Mexico is slated to commemorate in 2010, the Bicentennial of Mexican Independence and the Centennial of Mexican Revolution, I'm pleased to announce that I've received an invitation to do a Solo
Exhibition in its previous events. The Art Opening will be on May 13th of 2009 at 4:00 p.m. The show is titled "Vida y Color de México" (Life and Color of Mexico).
Ministry of Education, in Monterrey, N.L.. May 2009.
Rocio Heredia's graphic works had been published in the new book
"Los 7 pasos de la danza del comer. Cultura, género e identidades" written
by Dr. Marjorie Ross /President of The Costa Rican Women Writers Association / Asociación Costarricense de Escritoras. University
of Costa Rica Publisher - March 2009.
~ The visual
artist Rocio Heredia had been featured in "The Best of 2008 La Silla Magazine"
Yearly Edition - Article: "I'm a Legend - Soy Leyenda" January 2009.
~ De la Vista Nace su Arte ~ Interview with Rocío conducted by Yadira
Fernández, Photos by Ana Carolina Camarena, La Silla/Reportajes/ El Norte
Printed Edition. November 21st. 2008.
~Rocío Heredia's work and biography were published in
the textbook ¡De una Vez! written by Francisco Rodríguez, Fabián A. Samaniego y Nelson Rojas. Houghton Mifflin Company, 2008.
~ The two solo exhibitions "Heart of Metal" & "FotoSeptiembre 2008"
of Rocío Heredia had been selected to be included in the collective exhibition "Cultura
de Santa Catarina, Claro que se Puede" at El Corredor del Arte / Torre
Administrativa, in Santa Catarina, Nuevo León. It features a series of Posters
of the Best Art Shows of the Year. The Art Opening was on November 13th 2008 /
1:30 p.m. Read the article, please click here.
Rocío Heredia presented her solo exhibition "2008 Fotoseptiembre" at El Blanqueo Industrial Museum, in Santa Catarina, N.L.. Read the article,
please click here here.
Rocío Heredia received an invitation to do a Solo
Exhibition at El Blanqueo Industrial Museum, in Santa Catarina, N.L.. The Art
Opening of "Corazón de Metal" solo art show was on July 10th 2008.
An American Artisan Magazine. The Summer 2007 issue of American Artisan
magazine is now posted and ready to read! Please check the Artisan Gallery:
Rocío Heredia Metalworks: |click here
Metal Artist Forum Newsletter Volume 1 Number 3, April 2007 This
month we cross the border in to México and spotlight Metalsmith and Repoussé artist
Rocío Heredia. Read the article: |click here
SNAG Member' News, February 2006 Volume 14 Number 1 Mexico-based
artist Rocio Heredia was awarded the Fred de Vos Wax Workshop in Venice 2005 Scholarship.
During October 15 - 22, 2005 Ms. Heredia traveled to Venice, Italy where she participated
in wax model making workshop for jewelry, instructed by Fred de Vos. Il Chiostro,
MacKenzie Annual Purchase Award Rocío Heredia was awarded the
2004 Dorothy MacKenzie Annual Purchase Award from the Bowling Green State University
Foundation, Inc. for her repoussé work "King David". The purpose of the award
is to annually purchase a piece of outstanding work in jewelry and metalsmithing
from someone who has been affiliated with the BGSU. The works purchased become
part of their permanent collection.
Art Cover by Rocio Heredia Her "Saint George and the Dragon"
was published on the cover of the book "Dragon Slayer" by Christopher Cookson.
|read more here
Widemag Magazine: Artiste D'Mon Rocío Heredia The Metalsmith
Beauty and Deity of Rocío Heredia, by Silverio Pantalla - Widemag Magazine. To
read the Article and Interview |Click here
Rocío Heredia - Permanent Exhibit BTDesign Art Gallery, Faenza,
Italy | Click here
Artist to Artist Interviews conducted by Rocío Heredia.
Dolores Valenza, Valentin Yotkov, Heath Satow, and more... | Click
~ Rocío Heredia Web Design Studio - Portfolio New Websites developed by
Rocío: | Click here