Artworks from the Xac Be series discussion topics of the Mayan mythology involving Xibalbà be (the underworld) and the ceremonies performed to the goddess Ixchel which uses cultural appropriation to create metaphor for the artist experience of creation and sacrifice.
Ka’ na Nah: House of Ix Chel, oil, sand, acrylic, coffee, honey, 169 x 84 in
Arco: Mouth of Sacbe, oil, acrylic, sand, coffee, honey, 72 x 96 in
Xibalba’ be, oil, acrylic, muslin, 72 x 99 in
Wakah Chan, photo transfer, acrylic, paper, 30 x 30 in
Anchored to Xibalba’ (1, 2, and 3) photo transfer, acrylic, paper, 30 x 30 in each