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Colectika Gallery Presents Oaxacan Wood Carvers Jacobo & Maria Angeles

Kevin Simpson - Colectika
February 23, 2013

We would like to invite you to the Colectika Ancestral Contemporary Art Gallery on Wednesday, February 27, to meet the legendary Oaxacan wood carvers, Jacobo and Maria Angeles.

As part of the traditional Wednesday night Art Walk, a cocktail reception will be presented from 6:00 until 10:00 pm.

Come and see two of the most collected artists from Oaxaca demonstrate their traditional wood carving and how they create the natural paints that make their pieces even more sought after by collectors.
Inspired by the traditional Zapotec codices that covered pyramids like Monte Alban and Mitla, their pieces are covered in an intricate myriad of symbols that tell a story.

Jacobo and Maria's work is shown in museums and galleries around the world including the Smithsonian Native American Museum.

Jacobo and Maria will also be in the gallery from 12:00 until 8:00 pm to answer any questions about their work.

Please don't miss this opportunity to meet the artists and see why their work is sought after by museum and collectors around the world today.

Collectiva is located in Downtown Puerto Vallarta at G. Sanchez 858, on the corner of Allende. For more information, telephone Kevin at (322) 222-2302.

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