Vincent P. Rascon
of the most noted Mexican American artists of the last 30 years,
Vincent Rascon was raised and attended college in El Paso, Texas.
He completed post graduate studies in drawing and sculpture at
the University of Southern California. Focusing on printmaking,
he earned his MFA from Otis Art Institute and continued advanced
studies in printmaking at the University of Madrid at Atelier
He has permanent collections in Mexico, at the Office of the
Governor of Oaxaca, Merida City Museum (Yucatan), Regional Museum
of Oaxaca; in Spain his work is at the Sala Provincia de Leon
and the National Library of Spain (Madrid); and in the U.S. at
Mills College in Oakland.
Vincent taught etching, ceramics and glass blowing to students
of the Bay Area (northern California) for 25 years at the College
of San Mateo. Today, he enjoys his retirement in the Bay Area
as well as in Atzompa, Oaxaca, Mexico, a town known for its green
glazed pottery. Many call him "Maestro" (the teacher).
He continues doing what he loves most: etching, and most recently,