Bio: Talavera-Ballón is a professional working visual artist from Arequipa, Perú. For many years, his work has been exhibited in several art galleries and museums across Perú, Chile, Argentina and the U.SA. , including the U.S. Embassy, Lima, Perú (Noche de Arte); Centro Cultural El Olivar de San Isidro (Municipalidad de San Isidro, Lima); Museo Coricancha, Cuzco; Museo de Arte Contemporáneo, Cuzco; the Peruvian Embassy, Washington, DC; the Latino Art Museum, Pomona, CA; Artist Exchange, San Francisco, CA; and the Peruvian Consulate, San Francisco, CA.
A disciple of world-acclaimed watercolorist Luis Palao Berastain, Talavera-Ballón captures with extraordinary talent the very essence of ordinary people’s lives across diverse Peruvian regions and cultures. He works as a freelance artist and makes a living off the art he creates. He's been making masterpieces for over fifteen years...and continuing...