Honoring My Mexican American Heritage in Narrative, Cultural, & Mythological Scenes

     This ongoing, new body of work is about remembrances and speaks of my own experiences growing up biculturally and my appreciation for my Mexican cultural roots. 

ENTRE VIDA Y MUERTE  Strong beliefs that the border between the spirit world and the natural world dissolves. During this brief period, the souls of the dead awaken and return to the living world to feast, drink, dance, and play music with their loved ones.

Y Volver, Volver, Volver...

Y Volver, Volver, Volver...

And to Return, Return, Return... | 2021 acrylic, collage, oil and wax on paper & wood panel 48” x 40” x 1.75”

Se Le Paso El Tono

Se Le Paso El Tono

Missed Tune | 2021 acrylic, collage, oil and wax on paper & wood panel 26” x 48” x 1.75”

Mejor Sola Que Mal Acompañada

Mejor Sola Que Mal Acompañada

Better Alone than in Poor Company | 2021 acrylic, collage, oil and wax on paper & wood panel 48” x 40” x 1.75”

En Mal Tiempo, Buena Cara

En Mal Tiempo, Buena Cara

In Bad Weather Put on A Good Face | 2021 acrylic, collage, oil and wax on paper & wood panel 48” x 40” x 1.75”