Tag: pueblos originarios

  • Ch’upiri Jimbaŋi

    Ch’upiri Jimbaŋi

    This is a remake of a piece from 2019 for a 30 Days of Indigenous Art challenge This is my small way to honor and reclaim my P’urhrépecha ancestry. So many feels but getting to this point has come with lots of unlearning anti-indigenous sentiments that are a huge part of mexican culture/society (as well…

  • Xochipilli

    Xochipilli

    This piece is inspired by the ‘Xochipilli’ card of the Jade Oracle deck. Xochipilli is the god of flowers, dancing, feasting, painting, and game playing in Aztec mythology Text from their booklet: The statue of Xochipilli is covered with flowers from psychotropic plants. Associated with the “niños santos” hallucinogenic mushrooms, he is said to be…

  • Active Bringing Together

    Active Bringing Together

    This was a piece made with gouache on mixed media paper, and thread It is a commentary on how racial capitalism thrives on separating us from our selves, each other, the collective and the earth, and thus the active bringing together it requires, our responsibility to ourselves and one another

  • Samir Vive

    Samir Vive

    This is a piece in memory of/honoring Samir Flores Soberanes, who was a Nahua human rights defender from the community of Amilcingo, and former member of “The People’s Front in Defence of the Land and Water for the states of Morelos, Puebla and Tlaxcala”. He was murdered by the mexican government for speaking out/standing up…