Jose Atanacio Monroy
Jose Atanacio Monroy is active/lives in Mexico. Jose Monroy is known for painting.
Biography Jose Atanacio Monroy
In 1925 he moved with his older brother to Mexico City and entered the San Carlos Academy to formally study art, having as teachers Leandro Izaguirre and Alfredo Ramos Martínez. His first collective exhibition was presented in the Palace of Mining, later installed a workshop in the street of Bucareli. Among its most representative murals is the Chapultepec School Center Autlán, a commission of the then Governor of Jalisco, Marcelino Garcia Barragan. The mural was restored in 2005, four years after the death of the artist; Exactly the funeral was realized in said campus and teachers and students gave him guard and honors. Currently a painting Biennial bears his name.
Source consulted: official site of the Biennial José Anastasio Monroy www.
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