Artist Profiles

Artist:

Daniel Paredes Cruz

Region:

Western Hemisphere

Country:

Mexico

Media/General:

Home Accessories

Year(s) Attended:

Arlington: 2017, 2018
Santa Fe: 2014, 2015

About:

Daniel’s colorful skeleton figurines are used to celebrate the festival of Day of the Dead each year in Mexico. The painting of each piece is very detailed and colorful, expressing the happiness that is felt when one’s loved ones are remembered and honored on this special day.