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Lactancia Materna

Award for Excellence VI International Biennial of Contemporary Textile Art WTA – Air. Mexico, 2011. 

Tapestry Description 

This work belongs to the series “celebration of life” where life is conceived as a celebration of permanent gratitude. Pachamama is a mother who bestows prodigies on her children, all the time, all their lives. In this work, breastfeeding refers to that sublime act of nature as the eternal mother of men. 


A mother Feeding her children that symbolizes nature that, among a range of green colors, gives life to the creatures that surround her, in a cosmic universe with the presence of the sun, mountains and outer space. The relief textures achieved by the use of various textile techniques give a three-dimensional effect to the symbols used. 

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