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12 Mexican Artists Who Are Celebrating Alexa Moreno

Because grace and athleticism needs to be celebrated.

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Last week, the eyes of Mexico and the world were on gymnast Alexa Morena.

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And while some just wanted to tear her down, artists from all over Mexico showed their support for Alexa by illustrating these beautiful portraits of the gymnast.

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4. Pictoline, known for their incredible infographics, perfectly captured what we were all thinking.

#Rio2016 nos está dejando varias lecciones. La de Alexa Moreno es una de ellas. #LeccionesDeRío:

"Jumping over the haters could be the most difficult challenge of them all."

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10. Or this piece of art from Rene Garcia, who drew Alexa in a leotard that expressed our thoughts exactly.

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11. Artist Alejandra Ortega drew Alexa with the flag of her homeland behind her. A reminder of how proud Mexico is.

Instagram: @alee_riot

12. And Mónika Chacón perfectly captured Alexa's free spirit and effortless grace.

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