University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Programs Department

Yarn Paintings of a Huichol Shaman

Exhibit Notes

By: Programs Department

A new exhibit at the Museum can come about in one of many ways. In the case of our new exhibit “Mythic Visions: Yarn Paint­ings of a Huichol Shaman,” it was inspired by the Muse­um’s recent acquisition of a unique collection of the work of one Nichol shaman art­ist, Jose Benitez Sanchez. The Huichol Indians […]