A native of Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico, Alfonso Huerta’s unique perspective blends an awareness of the beauty of everyday objects with a playful surrealism and lush tropical colors. He currently lives and works in Austin. Alfonso paints primarily in egg tempera, beeswax and pastels, and he also does pencil drawings and has produced a limited edition of prints. He has exhibited in Mexico and has done two sponsored shows for the City of Austin. In addition, Alfonso has had shows at the Dougherty Arts Center, St. Edwards University and a solo exhibition at La Pena Gallery.