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Street Art in Puerto Vallarta

Did you know that Puerto Vallarta is home to incredible street art in downtown? It’s true.  Talented artists from Puerto Vallarta and even visiting artists from across Mexico have created colorful street art that has brightened up our city in a beautiful and artistic manner. The latest masterpiece is located downtown on the corner of Abasolo and Juárez street. Visitors and residents of Puerto Vallarta and Riviera Nayarit should take the time to check out this modern display of street art that is sure to impress.

Vibrant Street Art in Puerto Vallarta

Street art murals can take a boring building wall and turn into a beautiful piece of art. In fact there are many pieces in downtown Puerto Vallarta that have transformed a blank canvas into a work of art. Misael Iván López Martínez is the talented artist behind the impressive mural that has charmed locals and visitors alike. López Martínez is originally from Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, but has been living in Puerto Vallarta for the last 9 years.  While the stunning art mural has no title, life and death as seen by the Mexican culture are the featured topics. In addition, there are several other colorful and inspiring street murals found throughout downtown Puerto Vallarta, too. 

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© Photo by Misael Paints and O3LV. Location- Pipila 117, Centro, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco. Credits to the owners.

Elements in Street Art Murals 

In López Martínez’s mural, you can see a catrina face, butterflies, flowers, the Aztec symbol Nahui-Ollin, corn, and the God Pakal (in his transition to death). The Aztec symbol Nahui-Ollin represents the center of the universe. Also, corn is a very essential food in the Mexican diet. Next, the Aztec God Pakal is depicted in his transition from life to death. In terms of size, the wall painting measures an astounding 15 meters long. Likewise, one end of the mural  measures six meters in height, and the other side measures four meters high. In terms of how long it took to create, the impressive masterpiece was completed in just under a month.

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To conclude, the next time you find yourself in downtown Puerto Vallarta, make sure to look for the latest street art mural located on the corner of Abasolo and Juárez street. This vibrant street art mural embraces Puerto Vallarta’s spirit and charm at its best. And don’t forget to visit Villa La Estancia if you want to buy a dream home in Mexico. 

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