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Series of 8 paintings, all depicting the glyphic inscription from Monument 6, Tortuguero, referring to the alleged Maya prophecy about the end of… Read More
Series of 8 paintings, all depicting the glyphic inscription from Monument 6, Tortuguero, referring to the alleged Maya prophecy about the end of the world. Acrylics & mixed media on canvas, 46 x 122cm Currently in exhibition at Maya Connections art Gallery, Copán Ruinas, Honduras Read Less
Published:
Maya 2012
December 21, 2012

The end of the world?
The beginning of a new era?
Or a day like any other?

In the whole MayaWorld there's only one known inscription that refers to this date, on Monument6, in Tortuguero, Mexico. Besides mentioning thedate, the glyph states that god B’olon Yokte’K’uh (god of both death and creation) will descent and will...

Since the last glyphs of the sequence are eroded, we will never know what willhappen…

In this series of works I give differentartistic interpretations of the same glyphic text that are as diverse as themany interpretations about the alleged Maya prophecy of the end of the world…