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Luis Sahagun


(b. 1982, Mexico) lives and works in Asheville, NC; He is a 3Arts awardee and a 2023 United States Artist Fellow.







Gallery Representation


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Image for Soul Energy no. 01Image for Soul Energy No 5Image for Tonalli Medicine no. 02Image for Misterio Ancestral No. 01Image for Limpia no. 15 (Teresita Nuño)Image for Limpia no. 17Image for Limpia no. 16 (Gloria “La Güera” Nuño)Image for Limpia no. 14 (Elisa Chang Nuno )


Luis Sahagun is an artist whose practice confronts the palpable inescapability of race and transforms art into an act of cultural and spiritual reclamation. As the grandson of a Curandera, and himself a practitioner of Curanderismo, when Luis make...


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Luis Sahagun discusses community and a sense of belonging

LatchKey Gallery, Luis Sahagun · 19 mins

Curriculum Vitae

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Born in 1982 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. Currently residing in Chicago, IL, USA.

Solo Exhibitions
Mar 25, 2022 - Apr 30, 2022

Haciendo Caras

Group Exhibitions
Mar 25, 2022 - Apr 30, 2022

Haciendo Caras

Selected Press
Jul 23, 2022

Los Angeles Times, Carolina A. Miranda, Spotlight: Knocked out by a pair of paintings by Luis A. Sahagun

Oct 16, 2020

UNIVISION, Alex Hernandez Televised interview: Luis Sahagun comprometido con la comunidad

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