Who We Are

Over 30 years of expertise in professional framing in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato.

Lavinia Artista

Lavinia Ruiz




With over 35 years of experience, Lavinia Ruiz, a distinguished artist, graduated with honors in Plastic Arts from the Instituto Allende of the Universidad de Guanajuato.


Her framing journey began in San Miguel Allende, catering to an international community of artists, connoisseurs, and collectors.


Starting her own business in 2002 with her husband Ian, Lavinia’s Framing thrives today, boasting a team of eight trained artisans.


They specialize in preserving traditional techniques like “glass and brass” framing, reviving a local craft.


Lavinia’s Framing handles projects nationwide, collaborating with prestigious galleries and contributing to high-profile exhibits.


Notable achievements include framing Princess Diana’s mink coat and showcasing works in the Museo Soumaya and José Vasconcelos Library.


Lavinia’s extends beyond framing, offering creative displays, Plexiglas boxes, and distributing top-quality conservation framing products.


As a distributor for brands like Tru Vue®, Crescent®, and PRISMA, Lavinia’s is a one-stop destination for art framing and preservation needs.


The Euro Hang® system, known for its practical and safe hanging solutions, is also part of Lavinia’s diverse product offerings.


We are professional artists who take joy in collaborating with your artwork.

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Our Dedicated Professionals

Our Purpose

Lavinia’s Framing has the mission of offering our clients a space where any work or objects can be framed and preserved, looking their best to display, to the client’s taste, with aesthetic value, always using the highest quality products and techniques. appropriate, in addition to supplying other companies in the industry with these products.



  • Help our clients rediscover the beauty of the piece placed in our hands.


  • All of this will happen in an environment dedicated to achieving the same for the people who work here, where everyone is motivated to rediscover the strength and beauty in themselves, always seeking to achieve the highest level of quality in their work, and service. and thus feel pride in your achievements.


  • Generate a growing and stable income for everyone who works here.


  • Doing all this with the highest spirit of service, integrity, and caring for the individual, our community, and the environment.