From the series “Light wings”, this piece is the portrait of a beetle.
These small insects were a symbol of life and power in ancient Egyptian culture.
Mexican artist Judith Ruiz is originally from Oaxaca, one of the most culturally rich cities in the world.
The artist portrays the traditions and everyday life of her culture in her artworks.
Among the most recurring themes in her paintings are flowers and landscapes, sometimes very happy and sometimes a little nostalgic.