Hispanic Heritage Week: “Hombre Maya”

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 “Hombre Maya” / Mayan Man  Sury Chavez

“Hombre Maya” / Mayan Man

Sury Chavez

From the artist: “This painting highlights the colors of where I grew up, Guatemala, and its vivid and vibrant colors. In addition to that, I wanted to capture in a canvas a face, feathers, and a set of figures to fully represent a Mayan figure.”


Sury Chavez was born in Los Angeles, CA and raised in Guatemala, surrounded by artisanal talent, which influenced her development for art and helped her become the artist she is today. Now she resides in Boston, MA. She is a freelance artist of many skills such as: muralist, canvas painter, chalkboard lettering, chalk design, and window art. Connect with her on Instagram and Facebook.