THE PROPHECY OF WIRACOCHA 3

THE PROPHECY OF WIRACOCHA 3

200 x 180 x 200 cm, © 2006, not for sale
Three-dimensional | Installation
The God predicted the arrival of white people with beards, henc when the conquistadores came they were seen as god. Still today whites and Spaniards are called wiracohas in Quechua and Aymara.   The installations consisted of: Top of the plumed serpent was surrounded by a kind of dream catcher in the shape of a teepee, which reached all the way to the floor which was salt from Maras. It stood in a square basin filled with salt and was marked in the four corners with corn eaves on sticks which represented the Inca tawantinsuyo and the four elements whcihc alos represented fertility.