Puente Nuevo by Justin Favela

September 10, 2019–November 15, 2020
First floor

Commissioned for the reopening of the Carter, Puente Nuevo is an immersive experience of large-scale artwork made from the materials used to construct piñatas. Contemporary artist Justin Favela draws on his own Mexican and Guatemalan heritage to reinterpret artwork from the past in exciting installations. His work bridges past and present and creates connections across cultures, bringing dynamic color, energy, and fun to your Carter experience.

Watch Justin Favela race against the clock to create Puente Nuevo, and discover the detailed process that went into creating this colorful installation.