The Sacred Snare
Tamatsi Kauyumari, Our Elder Brother Fawn of the Sun, is found upon his prayer rug that is similar to a loom on which the Ancestors motifs are woven. On each side, two serpents spit out magic wool. A flowering vine emerges from one of Kauyumari's antlers.
Explanation and Translation by Juan Negrín based on a tape recorded conversation with Juan Ríos Martínez..
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Juan Ríos Martínez
Materials & Techniques:
Wool yarn, plywood and beeswax