Juan Sacristán was born in Mexico City in 1959. He studied printmaking at the Instituto Nacional de Bellas Artes in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato, and specialized in color graphics at the Scuola Lorenzo dei Medici in Florence, Italy. During his career, he founded the printmaking workshops Gráfica Xochitepec and Ruleta Arte Gráfico in Mexico City, and the Taller Tinta Negra at the Museo de la Estampa in Toluca, Estado de México. He currently works in his own workshop, Taller Editorial Ruleta Gráfico, located in Metepec, Estado de México, where he is dedicated to painting, sculpture, collage, and printmaking. He has participated, both physically and virtually, in numerous International Art Fairs and collective exhibitions in Mexico and abroad. He has held more than forty solo exhibitions in museums, cultural centers, and art galleries. His work can be found in the collections of the Museo de Arte Moderno and the Museo de la Estampa, both in Toluca, and the Iconográfico del Quijote in Guanajuato, as well as in private collections in Mexico and abroad.