05/05/2013 07:03 am ET

Mexican Artists We Love: Celebrating Cinco De Mayo The Artsy Way (PHOTOS)

Monica Lozano

Whether you are celebrating Cinco De Mayo by brushing up on your history, whipping up some guacamole or getting slurry with the help of some stiff margaritas... there is always room for a little art history amid the festivities, right?

In honor of the holiday we're revisiting some of our favorite Mexican artists throughout history. From political muralists to pioneering feminists, the following artists celebrate their heritage through various methods.

Check out these 10 Mexican artists we love and then, by all means, resume the party!

Mexican Artists