Cruz-Duran works with pen and ink and his two main subjects
are Mexican Mythology and Urban
He graduated in Architecture in Mexico
City, followed by art studies in California
and then undertook
a postgraduate course in Urban Design
Having persued drawing from an early
age in an autodidactic manner, over
the years he has developed
a highly individual style which makes
his work identifiable with both the
early masters drawing skills and the modern development of the
very old craftsmanship of drawing.
Exhibitions of his work have taken
place in Rotterdam, Aguascalientes, Mexico
City, London, Geneva and
His work has been published in the
United States (by Pomegranate), Mexico and the United
Kingdom (by Indigo Art).
Currently he is working on the publication
of a book on European
series of twelve Oxford
Colleges and commissioned Thematic
The Mexican Post Office has published a drawing of Sergio Cruz-Duran as a postage stamp in April 2013. This is the first time in its history that an artwork has been published of a living artist.
His work is currently exhibited and on sale at Covered Arts, Oxford.
Sergio Cruz-Duran lives and works in Oxford, England.