Tabasco, Zacatecas, Mexico, April 2011. Recognition of artistic achievement in Mexico and US.


California Preservation Foundation Annual Design Award – for his work recreating and installing the eagles atop the Pacific Bell Telephone Building, 140 New Montgomery St. San Francisco, California.

San Francisco Mayoral Proclamation

“Manuel Palos Day” August 11, 2010

Recognition of artistic achievement for the City of San Francisco

In 1966, as a young sculptor in the city of Zacatecas, MX Mr Palos embarked on a journey to fulfill his artistic passions and traveled to San Francisco with the sole purpose of renovating the Palace of Fine Arts, where he served as a moldmaker and assistant sculptor in the restoration of friezes, urns and angels.