Copyright © 1990 - 2019 Javier A. Vélez García. All Rights Reserved

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Copyright © 1990 - 2016 Javier A. Vélez García. All Rights Reserved

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Discover the art of the Puerto Rican artist Javier Vélez, knows their biographical data, their experiences, their works and keep informed about their exhibitions and projects.

My artistic proposal is directed towards the figurative trend. As a multidisciplinary artist I have worked in several -especially techniques silkscreen, painting, engraving, mosaic and bodypainting. I use the female body as a canvas, which sometimes becomes a sketch to create the final work that is in its essence : painting on a canvas the body of a woman painted .

In my work I capture feelings , moments of life and vibration emanating from nature. Various shapes and colors work with ancient techniques and materials such as gouges , brush , pencil, paint and female body, which makes my job a continuous process of research , experimentation and learning.

"A painter is a man who paints what sells." "An artist, on the other hand, is a man who sells that paints."

Pablo Picasso