Project Description

Road trip of 15 days in the four corners region of North America visiting monuments of the ANASAZI or Ancient People old civilization.

Four Corners, United states: Utah – Colorado – Arizona – Novo México. 2019

Watercolors on paper and acrylic on canvas, 15 watercolors  22 x 32 cm and 09 canvas 1.60 x 1.60 mts

Exhibitions: Not yet.

Observations: ANASAZI is a Navajo word that means “ Ancient People” or “enemies of the Ancient People”. This civilization flourished in 3.000 B.C and after reaching its peak around 1.000 A.D. was destroyed circa 1.300 A.D. Nowadays, some Native American groups (pueblos), are considered their descendents. The artist traveled  5.000 Kilometers to visit:  Mesa Verde, Chaco Canyon, Hovenweep, Legend Rock, Big Horn Medicine Wheel, Taos, among others. He made 15 watercolors and talked to a religious leader from the Zia Pueblo, Mr. Peter Pino.