Miguel G. Counahan Mexican

Born in Mexico City, Miguel “Mike” G. Counahan studied architecture at the National University of Mexico, fine arts at the National School of Painting, Sculpture and Printmaking “La Esmeralda”, and received a master’s degree with honors from the Autonomous University of the State of Morelos. He has exhibited in solo and group shows in Mexico, Ireland, United States, Argentina, Brazil, and Uruguay. Counahan was the winner of the XVI National Prize in Engraving “José Guadalupe Posada,” and participated in the residencies at the Banff Center, Canada (2011) and Casa Wabi (2019). He owns a workshop dedicated to the research and recovery of old photographic and printmaking techniques.