Luis Germán Cajiga

A painter and printmaker. Born in Quebradillas, Puerto Rico, in 1934,
Cajiga studied in the Division of Community Education in San Juan.
During his years of study at the institution, Cajiga stood out with his
silk screening technique and became student of recognized Puerto Rican
artists such as Lorenzo Homar, Rafael Tufiño, and Fran Cervoni, among
others. The young artist also collaborated with various publications of
the Division, including posters, illustrations for books, and films. His
works total more than 300, and in spite of being known mostly for his
work in the silk screening technique, Cajiga also is known by his work
in acrylic. Cajiga is also writer, publishing five poem books, 12
theology books, and a vegetarian recipe book. His works have been shown
around the world, including Venezuela, Mexico, Panama, Spain, Cuba, the
United States, and the Soviet Union.  His studio is in Old San Juan.

Cajiga 1962Luis German CajigaLuis German Cajiga - 1974

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