Raúl Calderón Gordillo (b. 1977 Mexico City) resides in the city of Morelia since 1983 where he received a BFA in graphic design. He has won several awards at State, National and International levels including: Gold Medal “Lorenzo il Magnifico” at the 4th International Biennial of Contemporary Art in Florence, Italy 2003; Pacific Biennial “Paul Gauguin” in graphics, Acapulco, 2007; National Young Artist Award 2008 in Graphics, under International Fair of San Marcos in Aguascalientes; International Art Residency Fellowship awarded by FONCA-CONACULTA and the Ministry of Culture of Buenos Aires, Argentina 2009. His artist books and cueles highlight his participation in the Cervantes Institute in Berlin, Germany; the International Book Fair in Mexico City and in the Bibliothèque Publique d’Information, Centre Pompidou, in 2011 in Paris. He has exhibited his work in USA, Cuba, Ecuador, Chile, Argentina, Italy, Russia and Germany.