This artwork was commission by the Vineyard "Tierra Adentro" Zacatecas, Mexico, for its 'Barrel Museum' to be part of their permanent connection.
Explosion of fate, 2016
Intervention on barrel & Poem on clay, 3m x 3m
Public Collection. Barrel Museum, Zacatecas, Mex.
The Museum holds a permanent collection of Interventions on wine Barrels by Mexican artists.
" My piece was the first one to be completely broken apart and abstracted from its original form. Due to my experience working with stone, I wanted not only to carve the wood, but use the internal natural red colour to inspire my subject. A sculpture in which the wine becomes the “blood” that will preserve and regenerate live. "
The opening of the Museo de la Barrica, which shows works by plastic artists from Zacatecas such as Inés Cusi, Sara María Terrazas, Susana Salinas, Gabriela Ruanova López, Chantal Meza and Gabriela Rodríguez Rivapalacio,
Tierra Adentro's highlights the benefits of Culture with exhibitions by Zacatecas artists at its "Barrel Museum".
The works of art are by different renowned artists who, using oak barrels, have been able to capture their art with various techniques and themes.