Monthly Archives : July 2017

El oleo '91

My First Oil Painting

I remember very well when I painted in 1991 my first oil painting, I did it in Tucson AZ visiting my girlfriend in those days now my wife Hope, it was with an art student from the University of Arizona, I went to the university art studios with him and let me use one of his canvas panel and materials, and this is the result, I remember that took for ever to dry, I remember leaving the piece in Tu...


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Huasteca Culture / Cultura Huasteca

This is one of the many beautiful representations of the Huasteca Culture, very rich in symbolism that reflects the Toltecayotl legacy. This monumental sculpture come from the early Post Classic Period AD 1050 from the northern area of Veracruz in Mexico. Very interesting to see the mark or symbols on the skin, a tradition in the Huastec Culture.



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