Chocolate Habanero formed in 2009 as an art collective based in Monterrey and Saltillo, Mexico. The main focus of the project is to create art without any limits , returning to the old artists freedom to create.The traditions, techniques and crafts are mixed with what technology and fashion could bring us nowadays to make a richer image.
The artists responsible for this project are Gerardo Otoniel and Loreley. Gerardo Otoniel has a long experience in arts, as a photographer and painter. He has been recognized several times by the Fototeca de Nuevo Leon, Conarte and Icocult. Salon de la Fotografia. Rese;a de Nuevo Leon, and several grants). He has had exhibitions in Mexico, Cuba , Rumania, England and the US.
Loreley has a background formation as a Graphic designer, Stylist ,make up artist and documentalist. working mainly for comissoned and social work. During these years Chocolate Habanero's work has been exhibited in Mexico, Cologne and recently New York. Chocolate Habanero also gives lectures and workshops for MARCO (Museo de Arte Contemporaneo) and locally for UNESCO and other universities.