Maria Nicolasa Chex Nicho

Maria Nicolasa Chex Nicho was born in 1968 Born in San Juan Comalapa, Guatemala. After attended elementary school through junior high, she as a member of the Kaqchikel Women Painters Group. She would like to open a gallery of her own in Antigua, Guatemala and seeks to reaffirm her Mayan identity.

Solo Exhibitions

1986 Hotel Antigua, Guatemala

1987 Alianza Francesa

1988 Museo de Arte e Industrias Populares del Instituto de Anthropologia e Historia

Mercado de Artesanias del Instituto Guatemalteco de Turismo Inguat

1990 Museo Ixchel del Traje Indigena

Hotel Guatemala Fiesta

El Taller Internacional Indigena Sobre Las Artes que se Llevo a Cabo, Ottawa, Canada

1991 Gran Centro Comercial Geminis Mall, Guatemala City

1992 Universidad Rafael Landivar, Guatemala

1993 Instituto Guatemalteco Americano

Instituto Hispanica

1994 En La Nueva Faceta del Arte en la Barraca de Don Pepe

1995 Embassy of Mexico, Guatemala

1996 Universidad Rafael Landivar, Guatemala

1997 Universidad Rafael Landivar, Guatemala

Club Italiano

Palacio Nacional de Guatemala

Procuraduria de la Nacion

1998 Universidad del Valle

Galeria Somar, San Francisco

Hillestad Galleri, Norway

Tijuana del Estado de Baja California, Mexico

2003 Orden Nacional del Patrimono Cultural de Guatemala

 

Group Exhibitions

2006 “Magic Mountains, Mystic Valleys”, GINA Gallery of International Naïve Art, Tel Aviv