Japan Print Association Executive Committee and Japan Print Association will present an international prints exposition, "Prints Tokyo 2012" for our 80th anniversary of the foundation of the association.

Carla RIPPEY Mexico

" Exodus from the Garden "

Relief print & mylar intaglio print with chine collé, embroidery and metallic leaf
80 cm × 80 cm

大沼正昭 / Masaaki ONUMA


Mexico has developed its own world of art without making European art as its ideal, despite being under the Spanish rule for a long period. Mexican art has influenced many Japanese people as well as Carla Rippey, an artist from the United States who creates works that scrutinizes society from a female perspective.


Born in 1950

Carla Rippey, Interior Lives, Itinerate exhibit organized by the Mexican Secretary of Foreign Relations and the Treasury Department, first venue: Seoul, Korea 2011
When my blood was not yet my Blood, itinerate exhibit, a project on the history of migration, present venue: University of Hidalgo, Real del Monte, Hidalgo, Mexico

System of Creators, National Foundation for the Arts, Mexico, 3 year Production Grant awarded on 3 occasions: 1997, 2003 and 2010.