Abstracted Ancestry
Inspired by the embedded shapes that compose the masks of Mayan dignitaries, particularly the large Mayan earrings, also known as "earlets" or "pendeloques," this series showcases vases with an oval body, highlighting curves and complex shapes.
Each piece is meticulously handcrafted and accentuated by two straight fins, each pierced with a hole reminiscent of the typical earrings of Mayan masks. Beyond their aesthetic value, this detail refers to the profound significance of earrings in Mayan culture, symbolizing unity, continuity, and spiritual connection.
Abstracted Ancestry I
Abstracted Ancestry II