Blues and Arts Festival - Since 2007, the Blues & Arts Festival has been the setting the standard for music festivals in Baja, and the premiere showcase of true Americana music in Baja California Mexico. Each year the festival raises the bar with a showcase of the best blues artists from throughout western United States and Mexico. In addition to great music, the festival has artist exhibiting a huge variety of fine art from jewelry and collectibles to painting and sculptures.
Juan Silva was born in Tapic, Nyarit, north of Gadalajara Mxico. He learned the art of Tablas Votivas from his mother´s people the Hichol Indians. His abilities to depict the traditional tribal themes were soon recognized. In 1976 he moved to Baja California were his traditional works soon came into demand. The enhancement of the ancient art form of the Huichol Indian portraying new objects has caught the eyes of many art admirers. Juan Silva lives and works in Rosarito Beach. firstname.lastname@example.org & www.juansilva.com.mx