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Patricia Velasquez de Mera - Fine Artist

Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Raleigh, NC - United States

 
 
 

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Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Raleigh, NC - United States

Patricia Velasquez de Mera - Fine Artist

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About Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Welcome to my gallery! I am excited to share my passion for Art with you.

I started painting at age 45 and, so far, the journey has been one of spectacular discoveries! I paint with the intensity and the freshness of being young. I am still amazed by the fact that one does not just paint with hands but with all the senses. I feel fortunate that there exists this bridge of Art which allows me to share my playfulness with other folks.

I can firmly say that besides being a mother, being a painter is the most rewarding and fulfilling experience in my life time. Painting has brought joy and sense to my days and nights, color and shapes to my dreams, and I am continuously humbled by every little new skill that lets me bring the sky to the canvas, the sea to the ceiling of my atelier, the eyes of my father to the tip of my brush. I pray that this journey of illusory images and palpitating rhythms, never ends.

I usually sing and talk to my paintings and they sing and talk back to me. If they remain silent I know that there is something missing and I continue to pour myself into them. I prefer to paint with oils because it gives me the chance to work for several days on the same subject matter with the hope that, at some point, the philosophical meaning behind the painting finds its way to the surface. Like the little boat letting the wind take it to the heart of the horizon. For Art is always a trip to the unknown.

I also like to paint with acrylics, a medium that allows me to convey urgency, while water colors let me run over the paper trying to stop or at least postpone my melancholy.

I feel more like a medium while painting, same thing with Literature.There is force within you that is a unique conspiracy between your eyes and the pencil, following the mystery, digging through the nothingness, extracting beauty from pain, sense from chaos.

As I embrace the world with my humble artwork, the world embraces me with its motherly arms. What else could a painter ask for?



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Old tree by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Old tree by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Four Seasons by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Four Seasons by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

It Is Not Pilar by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

It Is Not Pilar by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Sea Joy by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Sea Joy by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Padre by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Padre by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

BIRTH OF A CHILD October 13 1978 by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

BIRTH OF A CHILD October 13 1978 by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Intimidad by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Intimidad by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Missing the Blue One by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Missing the Blue One by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Love is Red by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Love is Red by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

The Dream of an Andean Man by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

The Dream of an Andean Man by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Waiting by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Waiting by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Manena by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Manena by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

The Mask by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

The Mask by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Why  by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Why by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

It's getting late in Los Andes by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

It's getting late in Los Andes by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Asian Woman with a Hat by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Asian Woman with a Hat by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Marisa by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Marisa by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Life by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Life by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Girls on a cold Sunday by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Girls on a cold Sunday by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Playa  by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Playa by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Bourbon Street Singer by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Bourbon Street Singer by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

The Shapes of Emptiness by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

The Shapes of Emptiness by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Yo by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Yo by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Yo

Two Angels For Pilar by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Two Angels For Pilar by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Twilight by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Twilight by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Alejandra by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Alejandra by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Why is the Bride Crying by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Why is the Bride Crying by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Mama Yolanda by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Mama Yolanda by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Andrew Wyeth by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Andrew Wyeth by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Willow Tree by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Willow Tree by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

1998 by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

1998 by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Intemporal by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Intemporal by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Millenium by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Millenium by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Arana by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Arana by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Abuelita de Do by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Abuelita de Do by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Crowned Lake by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Crowned Lake by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

New Orleans Marine Love by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

New Orleans Marine Love by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Retrato del Alma del Ecuador by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Retrato del Alma del Ecuador by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

A Short Story for PINKA by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

A Short Story for PINKA by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Roberto by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Roberto by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

Degado College Pond by Patricia Velasquez de Mera
 

Degado College Pond by Patricia Velasquez de Mera

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