Lectures and Tours
Artist Lecture with Fr. Arturo Araujo, S.J.
Friday September 25, beginning at 5pm
Reception to Follow
Born in Barranquilla, Colombia in 1967, Araujo joined the Jesuits in 1986 and was ordained a Catholic priest in 1999.
Thirteen years ago he moved to the United States and earned a Bachelor of Arts from Seattle University,
a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Cornish College of the Arts, and a MFA from the University of New Mexico.
He is currently teaching art at the University of San Francisco, and works in his own studio.
He is inspired by nature and by the work of Rembrandt, Thavor Ko-Udomvit, and Enrique Chagoya.
His work has been shown in Colombia, USA, Mexico, Italy and Canada.