La Máquina

Oaxaca City

At the center of this gallery's workshop is an exceedingly rare 8-ton J Voirin lithography press, which prints both acrylics and woodcuts. Works on display in the showroom range from talented up-and-comers to established artists such as Demián Flores.

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