Manuel Reyes ceramic chicken
Manuel Reyes is a ceramic artist and sculptor that lives in Santo Domingo Yanhuitlan, a small Mixtec village that is 1.5 hours north of the city of Oaxaca, Mexico. Marisela Gomez, Manuel Reyes' wife is an accomplished artist as well. Both of them are influenced by pre-hispanic art. Manuel has exhibited his work in galleries in the US.
The clay he uses is dug from a local pit and the piece is finished with natural minerals for the pigments.