Amparo L. Cruz – Biography
Museum Cruz Herrera
(La Línea de la Concepción – Cádiz)
This painter is the living proof that talent can be inherited. Amparo L. Cruz was born in San Roque Cádiz) Spain, grew up among the smells of turpentine and oil canvas of her grandfather’s work shop, the famous J. Cruz Herrera, chairman of the National Arts Academy and founder of the prestigious Museum that bears his name.
The first Amparo’s toys were her grandad and mum’s brushes. With this daily influence and inspiring environment Amparo developed her talent.
The lightness of her colors, present throughout her work, shows as well the sentimental attachment for orientalism, so deeply rooted in the the paintings of her predecessors. Her brush paint reveals the influence of Monet and the later compositions of the expressionist masters.
But still, Amparo López Cruz Herrera never ceases to be, above all, herself.
Agustin Casado – Artist / Journalist
To purchase canvases by Amparo L. Cruz, please contact:
Marbella – España
+34 616 539 066
+34 619 225 225