Los Dos

Mixed Media


Bachelor of Fine Arts, The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP)


Los Dos is the collaborative work of Ramon and Christian Cardenas. Using screen-printed posters, illustrated and painted characters, the artists with to form a creative dialogue with the city and its people.

Ramon is an El Paso based mixed media artist with a focus in printmaking, photography, and typography and Christian is a Juarez born artist specializing in design and illustration, with a background in textiles and printmaking.

They are active studio and street artists and owners of Maintain Studio. Their approach includes talking, photographing, and sketching the people they interact with on a daily basis or in travels, getting feedback from the community in the process and including it in the final product. They have exhibited work in El Paso as well as throughout Mexico.