24" x 48"
Ester Hernandez is a San Francisco based visual artist and graduate of UC Berkeley. She is best known for her depiction of Chicana and Latina women through pastels and prints. Her work reflects political, social, ecological and spiritual themes. She recently finished illustrating Sandra Cisneros’ latest book, "Where is Marie,” which is due to be released in the Fall of 2012.
She has had numerous solo and group shows throughout the U.S. and internationally. Her work is included in the permanent collections of the National Museum of American Art – Smithsonian, Library of Congress, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, National Museum of Mexican Art, and the Museo Casa Estudio Diego Rivera y Frida Kahlo in Mexico City. Stanford University recently acquired her artistic archives.