Kauyumari
Kauyumari 1 120 x 110cm - Kauyumari

Kauyumari

2016

Giant (shed) red deer antlers, bee’s wax, pine resin, glass beads

120x110cm

Huichol (Wixáritari) colored glass beads decorate the authentic giant antlers of red deer.

Kauyumari

2016

Giant (shed) red deer antlers, bee’s wax, pine resin, glass beads

130x110cm

Kauyumari 2 130 x 110cm - Kauyumari
Kauyumari 3 Thousands Glass Beads - Kauyumari

Many thousands of glass beads, adorn the large red deer antlers. One by one they are set in a traditional mixture of bee’s wax and pine resin.

Kauyumari

2015

Giant (shed) red deer antlers, bee’s wax, pine resin, glass beads

110x115cm

Kauyumari 4 110 x 115cm - Kauyumari
Kauyumari 5 Village San Andres - Kauyumari

On a research trip to Mexico the artist visited the village of San Andres where the Hikuri ceremonies are conducted by traditional Maraka’ame’s (wise men) from the Wixárika community of San Andrés Cohamiata in the Sierra Madre Occidental mountains of Jalisco state in Mexico.