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1: Artworks by Puente Volume 1 2006 - 2010

2: Sketch for The Search. The Search. 2010 Acrylic. 24 x 18 in.

3: chores and formal education with what at the time her family and teachers called a ‘hobby.’ As she continued her education, she made her way to Bellas Artes, La Esmeralda, and San Carlos art schools. It was here in Mexico City and during this time that she experienced close encounters with works of the finest artists of the world and especially Rivera, Siqueiros, Posada, Tamayo, Cuevas, Varo, and Carrington. She even had the opportunity to attend workshops with the great Mexican Masters Tamayo and Cuevas. All throughout her life, Puente had felt the need to express something that she couldn't entirely grasp except while painting. Painting and drawing, whether by inks, acrylics, oils, or water medias, are for her a means to escape an everyday mundane life into a surreal world of fantasy. Her works are scenes and stories that have deep meanings and even deeper histories. Many of these come from dreams, nightmares, and her belief in the power of women who are often seen occupying the central stage in her works, supported by light of inner strength and perseverance. In the end, Puente wants her artworks to send out a message to the viewer. A message of something that calls to them. | Puente is a South Texas artist with origins in Mexico City. Her early recollections of first works are of doodles made with her fingers on the dirt of a patio at her grandmother’s home. She obtained her love for the visual arts from watching paintings that belonged to her uncle, an artisan who worked with fiberglass and resin. Puente remembers the incredible pleasure she enjoyed from the smell of paint, paper and wood pencils when her kindergarten class was taken to a drawing classroom for the very first time. Since that moment, Puente found any opportunity to alternate her daily

4: The Lesson. 2006, charcoal, 19 x 13 in.

5: Rosarito. 2006, pen and ink, 11 x 8 in.

6: Abstracción. 2006, pen and ink, 11 x 8 in.

7: The Branch II. 2006, pen and ink, 11 x 13 in.

8: The Date. 2007, pen and ink, 20 x 15 in.

9: The Gift. 2007, oil, 18 x 24 in.

10: The Farewell. 2007, watercolor and ink, 16 x 20 in.

11: The Exile. 2007, watercolor and ink, 20 x 27 in.

12: The Garden. 2007, acrylic, 16 x 20 in.

13: The Seed. 2007, oil, 24 x 18 in.

14: Fatima's Dream. 2008, watercolor and ink, 14 x 11 in.

15: Trashcan of Fears. 2008, watercolor and ink, 14 x 11 in.

16: Las Calixtas. 2008, watercolor and ink, 14 x 11 in.

17: One... Two... I Found You. 2008, watercolor and ink, 14 x 11 in.

18: Fatima's Travel. 2008, acrylic, 18 x 24 in.

19: Los Chocarreros. 2008, ink, 13 x 19 in.

20: Los Pingos. 2008, ink, 13 x 19 in.

21: Blue Tree. 2008, acrylic, 13 x 19 in.

22: Las Conchitas. 2008, pastel, 13 x 19 in.

23: Baby Fairy. 2008, pastel, 13 x 19 in.

24: Forest Fairy. 2008, pastel, 13 x 19 in.

25: Three Fairies. 2008, pastel, 13 x 19 in.

26: Ultimo Versiculo. 2008, acrylic, 16 x 20 in.

27: Armenesis. 2008, acrylic, 40 x 30 in.

28: All My Children. 2008, acrylic, 30 x 40 in.

29: The Storyteller. 2008, acrylic, 20 x 24 in.

30: El Mensaje. 2009, oil, 20 x 16 in.

31: Madonna and Girl. 2009, oil, 24 x 20 in.

32: Escenas. 2009, acrylic, 30 x 40 in.

33: The Crossing. 2009, ink, 30 x 22 in.

34: The Departure. 2009, ink, 30 x 22 in.

35: La Espera. 2009, ink, 30 x 22 in.

36: I Will Be There. 2009, watercolor and ink, 15 x 11 in.

37: The Writer. 2009, watercolor and ink, 15 x 11 in.

38: Padre Naturaleza. 2009, watercolor and ink, 15 x 11 in.

39: Contando Como Era. 2009, watercolor and ink, 30 x 22 in.

40: Ocultando La Semilla. 2010, watercolor and ink, 15 x 11 in.

41: Ellas Y La Magia. 2010, watercolor and ink, 15 x 11 in.

42: La Balada Del Caracol. 2010, watercolor and ink, 15 x 11 in.

43: Recapitulaciones De La Abuela. 2010, watercolor and ink, 15 x 11 in.

44: The Search. 2010, acrylic, 24 x 18 in.

45: The Letter. 2010, watercolor, 30 x 22 in.

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  • Title: Puente: 2006 - 2010
  • A selection of Puente's artworks from 2006 through 2010.
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