Andrew Khosravrani redefines some of the most revered and feared Gods of Aztec mythology, communicating the culture’s refinement – belying their bloodthirsty reputation.
Each illustration cultivates a playful, astute aesthetic.
Ribbons of colour spiral across the page – lines bleed into lush organic form.
Like the Aztecs, the series is advanced, intelligent and culturally aware; highlighting civility and complexity over violence.
Andrew Khosravrani is listening to:
Andrew Khosravrani is influenced by:
Egon Schiele, Jason Ratliff and Paul Blow
Ometeotl – God of Duality
Tlaloc – God of Rain and Growth
Tezcatlipoca – The Wind God
Quetzalcoatl – The Two Headed Serpent God
Fitzli Putzli – God of War
Xipe Totec – God of Rebirth & Changing Seasons.
Xochipilli – The Flower Prince, God of Love, Games and Beauty
Mitecacuhuatl – Goddess of Death & the Underworld
All images © Andrew Khosravani