Gabay Ng Babaylan
“Gabay Ng Babaylan”
Inlaid Mother of Pearl, Inlaid Carabao Bone, Hand-sculpted Wooden Figure Mounted on a 360® Rotating Disc, Acrylic and Enamel on an Antique Wooden Post Assemblage
72" x 16.75" x 11'
“My mixed media wooden assemblage and retablo explores my fascination with the ancient rituals of the Babaylan in healing physical ailments and also explores how the spiritual realm is experienced by the indigenous Palaweno.”