Old relics is a body of work created by Pierre Santos stemming from his inner thoughts and emotions in relation to life, rebirth and spiritual diversity.

Using an array of religions of Caribbean origins such as Vodou to really portray a culture that society has tried to erase, particularly within the western world throughout the 18th century.

A period where the religious practice of Vodou was actively suppressed and African slaves were forced to convert to Christianity to which the lineages became fragmented.

Drawing from these past events Pierre has used this to create cryptic sculptures using texture references ranging from tree bark to crustaceans creating macabre undertones which creates for a disturbing set of tensions within the piece(s)


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