June Julian

NYC The Big Picture

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Like both the Venice Acqua Alta and Plague Mask series, these Kachina paintings point to climate change and the effects of humans on place. In Pueblo cultures, Kachinas act as messengers to the gods for rain and abundance. In these paintings I juxtapose Kachina masks over the Pecos River near my studio in New Mexico.
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Rain Kachinas  - Pecos River Drought