Be what you may, but be passionate

Today I sat outside and asked myself: who are you? I responded: I am Ana Laura Juarez and I am a happy, intellectual, free, motivated, creative, passionate, humble, responsible, giving, loving, positive, respected, youthful, successful, secure, and outspoken woman.

Sunday, October 10, 2010

Tuesday, October 5, 2010


about 2.5'x2.5' metal sculpture, "Brown Stride" was created in 2008 and sold for $300 to Joe

This series of portraits was nspired by the kids I met on Nicollet
acrylic painted on 11"x14" wood panels


Large wooden sculpture, Abstract structure
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Here is a podcast in which I talk a little about some of the pieces you see below. Enjoy!

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Universe of Life involves different symbols of life such as a butterfly cocoon, a heart, a breast, leaves, and the representation of civilization through mountains and pyramids. I used thick foam board, painted, and then cut out an organic form which became the edge of the piece. This painting is created in Acrylic and is about 3x3 ft.
I enjoyed the process!!

This Painting is titled La Vie and is inspired by one of Pablo Picasso's largest paintings he ever created during his Blue Period. In contrast to his painting, I created my piece with the purpose of exerting a sense of new life and new love. I used oils, canvas of 18x36 in

Monday, February 22, 2010

"Become Idealized" is based on the idealized images that influence everyone to become something that they truly are not. This card is based on the idea of idealization and unoriginality today.
This piece is part of a series of cards that i have traded amongst my peers. These trading cards are based on events or issues today. Most cards are like small collages in which i have included printmaking, painting, drawing and cut paper.

Thursday, January 21, 2010

" A warmth Within" is a painting unlike any abstract piece Ive created. I did not use any imagery of figures or plants, but expanded my creativity with texture, geometric shapes, color and composition. This painting is also one of my most largest pieces measuring 30"x39". I EXPECT TO CREATE more paintings like these

About Me

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Im an extremely compassionate and caring person. I like to challenge myself and not conform, and create work that will impact others positively. I believe in the power that we all posses and think that everyone has something beautiful to share