Howard Weliver Fine Art | Portfolio Categories Mythology
A multi-medium, diverse American artiist living in Taos, New Mexico
Taos artist, New Mexican artist, fine art, pop art, paintings, sculptures, assemblage, fine art prints, neon art, fine art for sale, found object arts, new native american art, contemporary artist, new mexican modern artist, street art, abstreet art
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Cosmic Bunny

12" x 12" enamel, acrylic & glitter on panel $300.00 framed prints available...

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Chiffoneti

12" x 12" mixed media on canvas $300.00 prints available. As "Delight Makers" clowns contribute the comedy interludes to the solemn religious dramas, and they also perform theatrical entertainments of a secular nature. These secret orders differ in name, membership, and duties in the various pueblos. One order, the "Chiffoneti" is called the Black Eyes at Taos. The members of this order impersonate, without the use of a mask, a certain kind of supernatural. For the concealment of their identities they depend entirely upon the painting of their bodies and faces and the arrangement of their hair and headdresses. These extraordinary beings are striped from head to foot in horizontal black and white earth colors. Their faces are white with circles of black around their mouths and eyes. The hair is parted in the...

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Hephaestus

Hephaestus was the god of fire, metalworking, stone masonry, forges and the art of sculpture....

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Gemini

Gemini was associated with the myth of Castor and Pollux, the children of Leda and Argonauts both. Pollux was the son of Zeus, who seduced Leda, while Castor was the son of Tyndareus, king of Sparta and Leda's husband....

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Poseidon

Poseidon was one of the Twelve Olympians in ancient Greek religion and myth. He was god of the Sea and other waters; of earthquakes; and of horses....

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Persephone

Persephone, the queen of the underworld, was the daughter of Zeus and Demeter, the goddess of harvest and fertility....

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Cyclops

In Greek mythology and later Roman mythology, is a member of a primordial race of giants, each with a single eye in the center of his forehead....

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Icarus

Icarus is the son of the master craftsman Daedalus, the creator of the Labyrinth. Icarus and his father attempt to escape from Crete by means of wings that his father constructed from feathers and wax. Icarus' father warns him first of complacency and then of hubris, asking that he fly neither too low nor too high, so the sea's dampness would not clog his wings or the sun's heat melt them. Icarus ignored his father's instructions not to fly too close to the sun; when the wax in his wings melted he tumbled out of the sky and fell into the sea where he drowned, sparking the idiom "don't fly too close to the sun". ...

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Oracle

Oil on Canvas with custom metal frame 38" x 30" private collection...

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