About “Cheo” López
Born in Humacao, Lopez holds a B.A. in Sculpture from the Escuela de Artes Plasticas de San Juan. The artist held a solo exhibition entitled “José Lopez-Esculturas” at the Universidad de Puerto Rico. Collectively, he has exhibited his work at the Ateneo Puertorriqueño, Arsenal de la Marina Española del Instituto de Cultura Puertorriqueño and several important art galleries such as Galeria Zeitgeist and Galeria Petrus. Lopez was recognized with two special mentions at the Certamen Anual del Ateneo Puertorriqueño. His work can be seen as part of the art collections of Syntex Corporation and Ponce Hilton, among others.