José Fors (b. 1958, Havana): Working in a variety of media, from oil painting to drawing, to printmaking, to dry-point, Fors has exhibited his work in Mexico, Puerto Rico and the United States. In 2001, he was selected to participate in the X International Biennial Print and Drawing Exhibition in the Republic of China and for the Osaka Triennial in Japan. In 2000, he won the National Posada Prize for Printmaking in Aguascalientes, Mexico. His work is in the collections of the Museo José Guadalupe Posada in Aguascalientes, the Blanton Museum of Art in Austin, the San Antonio Museum of Art in Texas, the Wurth Museum in Germany and the Mexican Fine Arts Center Museum Chicago, among others. He studied drawing with Roberto Martínez in Miami, and printmaking techniques in New Jersey. (Cintas for art, 1985-86)

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