Francisco Rodon is active/lives in Puerto Rico. Francisco Rodon is known for contemporary painting.
Biography Francisco Rodon
Francisco Rodón spent his early childhood in San Sebastián, Puerto Rico. In 1952 he made his first trip abroad to Costa Rica and later
to Mexico, where he became acquainted with the muralist movement and received his first commissions.
Continuing his travels,
Rodón went to Europe, first to Paris and then to Madrid, where he enrolled at the Academia de San Fernando to take classes at the Museo de Prado. A year later he returned to Puerto Rico where he received a scholarship from the government to study in Mexico. During his short tenure in Mexico Rodón became close friends with María Izquierdo and the actress Carmen Montejo.
Shortly afterwards, the artist's mother passed away, and he returned to Puerto Rico. Since then, Rod
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