HYBRID – Watercolor on paper

Hybrid

A series of watercolors inspired by pre-colombian pottery in the museum of history in Lima, Perú.

 Hybrid, n. from latin/ hybrid, the offspring of two animals or plants of different breeds, varieties, species, or genera.In mythology hybrids are creatures combining body parts of more than one real species. They can be classified as partly human hybrids (such as mermaids or centaurs), and non-human hybrids combining two or more animal species (such as the griffin or the chimera). Hybrids are often zoomorphic deities in origin who acquire an anthropomorphic aspect over time. Greek mythology such as the Chimera, the Harpy, the Centaur, the Griffin, the Hippocamp, Talos, Pegasus, etc.

 

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