June 26 was held the first auction gallery Without Borders. Participants Gallery & artists agreed to donate 10% of the sale of the works to the Mexican Red Cross Delegation Matamoros.
In this work the Ms. Marcela Ronquillo de Hinojosa and Maru Leon came together to donate 100% a silkscreen of a work of Franchute and printed by Enrique Cattaneo,
Also the renowned painter and sculptor Manuel Robledo joined the noble cause by donating “Yaqui Deer Dance.”
We also received as a donation to 100% of Ing. Miguel Rubiano Reyna a lithograph of an exhibition on impressionism Museum of Modern Art in Houston to auction bidding began at 100 pesos and ended at $ 1,100.00!
The event was attended on behalf of the Mexican Red Cross:
The President of the Red Cross Volunteer Ladies Nilda Garza, CP. Obdulia Huereca local administrative coordinator and Francisco Ponce, relief coordinator of the local Red Cross, as well as paramedics and staff of the Mexican Red Cross Delegation Matamoros.
We have the support of the Auctioneer / auctioneer Ing. Miguel Rubiano Reyna,
Alternate auctioneer and Observer – Cuauhtémoc Martinez
Observers and Assistant Works – David Castillo, Arturo Castillo and Carlos Noe.
Compere: Jesus Echazarreta
Onesimo Gallardo, Jorge de la Fuente, Roberto Juarez, Mike Oates, Tony Montero, Jaime Garza Martinez Flores, Jorge Barrera, Carlos Noe Hinojosa and Cali Sa
Photographers: Mayte Martinez, Maraboto and Javier Sancho.
And new talent: Elena Izvekova and Javier Aguirre.
Some of the people who joined us:
Ms. Florinda Perez de Perez, known cultural manager and collector, Maria Elena Gonzalez Matamoros councilor for culture, Maria Luisa M. Rubiano, Blanca Morales principal of the county Gallery Jaime Garza, Marga Lopez, Roberto Mendez Villagomez, Raul Silva, Miguel de la Rosa, David González Serna, Antonio de Leon, Elsa Salazar, Nora González, Lic. Elvia E. Castle, Charles Henry Juarez, Cuauhtemoc Juarez, Hilarino Jimenez and several more.
He also had the support of various print media and television as Idalia Beltran, Monica Canela, Cesar Manjarrez and Oscar Trevino.