(Mexico, 1946). Painter, sculptor and writer. She is known for having "apples" as the central theme of her work, although other recurring themes have been the Popocatépetl Volcano, the Virgin of Guadalupe and some cacti. She has done more than 250 individual exhibitions and 180 collective exhibitions in America, Europe and the Caribbean. In 1980 she became interested in gastronomic research and since then has published more than 30 books on this subject.