Miguel Angel Torres
& Adriana Cortés Espinosa
Artistas de catrinas – Catrina Artists
Capula, Michoacán, Mexico
Miguel Angel Torres and Adriana Cortés Espinosa are from Capula, Michoacán. Miguel was born in 1980 and Adriana in 1977 in a town full of magic, art, and great enthusiasm for various types of crafts. From childhood they worked alongside their parents, creating earthenware, casseroles, pots, plates, cups, and tableware. In 2000 they began creating clay catrinas with the Cruz Torres family, beginning a new stage in their lives. They have now achieved much recognition for their own catrinas, having participated in regional, state, and national competitions.