|Arturo's painting space and gallery up the top of Benito Juarez near where the bus stops.|
Arturo de la Vega Osuna
"I know they exist. I seen them. That's where I saw them the other night. Up in that tree making a lot of noise shaking the tree."
"What did you see up there?"
"Extraterrestrials of course."
Detail of a pre-columbian ruler holding in one hand a sickle and the other a weapon and a yellow-eyed serpent giving him the eye
|Serpents and extraterrestrials and mexica rulers.|
|Detail of an extraterrestrial with the serpent on his chest|
His later works taking on ideas of a fusion of pre-columbian imagery and the Christian cross. The serpent is ubiquitous now.
|One of his earlier more graphic works from 2001 depicting spaceships and aliens.|
|His granddaughter Anna who he takes care of. She's a damn good painter as well.|