Nicole Bueso “Niko”
My art is like dream like memory’s of my childhood in Puerto rico I enjoy capturing the movements colors and deferent textures of my island with a mixed medium that allows me to create such pieces thats charged with emotions , colors and vibrations.
Born in San Juan Puerto Rico September 9th 1981.
Grand father was Andres Bueso Sanllehi, fellow artist from the early 20th century.
Born In Mexico from Puerto Rican parents, her grandfather made a mark through his finger painting and miniature oil paintings.
Father Andrés (Andy) Bueso Martinez born on December 9th 1950 is a world-renowned painter.
Nicole has been participating in art shows from an early age. At only 8 years old she won the first prize in the UNESCO Paris for a poster that she submitted.
Once she recognized her calling, she made her way to Altos de Chavón, one of the best and most prestigious art schools in Latin America.
She studied under Ezequiel Taveras, Raul Millar, Elias Roedan, among others.
Struggling with the loss of her father they stepped up and gave her a support system.
After she graduated from Altos de Chavón, she continued her studies in Parsons School of Design NYC, Nicole Bueso has shown her art in Puerto Rico, Miami, NYC, Tokyo, among others.
Currently lives and creates in NYC.