Gabriel Rodríguez Trinidad (b. 1981 Cuanacaxtitlán, México) showed interest in art since he was little, but it was not until age 17 that he met painter Jaime Ignacio Lopez. Based on his experience at Mr. Lopez’ Studio, Gabriel becomes a full time artist. He enrolled in the Bachelors of Fine Arts program at the Centro Universitario Simón Bolívar. He graduated in 2002, the same year he met artist Nicolas de Jesús, with whom he is a cofounder of the Tixtlarte Printshop. Some exhibitions include: village hall at San Luis Acatlan (2001), “Ñuu Savi” at the House of Culture in Acapulco (2002), “Una Lucha por la Madre Tierra” in the town of Tixtla (2005), “Cielo Rojo” at IMCE in Chicago. He is currently an active member of “Tlimoyotl” printshop. He is an assistant of printmaking and teaches children’s classes in rural communities.