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Artes de Mexico # 32. Serpientes en el arte prehispanico / Serpents in Pre-Hispanic Art

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Artes de Mexico # 32. Serpientes en el arte prehispanico / Serpents in Pre-Hispanic Art

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Pocas formas del arte mexicano estan tan cargadas de significados como la serpiente. Sus asociaciones con la vida y la muerte, la tierra y el agua, el mundo y el inframundo, han despertado la imaginacion, el miedo o la curiosidad. Esta exploracion nos revela algunas de las transformaciones de un ser mitico en una estetica vinculada a lo terrible y a lo sublime. ENGLISH: There are few motifs in Mexican art that are as charged with meaning as the snake. Its association with life and death, earth and water, the world and the underworld, has inspired fear, curiosity and the imagination. This exploration reveals some of the metamorphoses of a mythic creature in an aesthetic linked to the terrifying and the sublime. Read more RKV-12.ArtesMexico32

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