Huichol Medicine Man. The Huichol or Wixáritari are a Native American ethnic group of western central Mexico, living in the Sierra Madre Occidental range in the Mexican states of Nayarit, Jalisco, Zacatecas, and Durango. They are best known to the larger world as the Huichol, however, they refer to themselves as Wixáritari ("the people") in their native Huichol language.
MIXTECA BAILAND: Black Oaxacan clay. Silvery detail achieved using quartz as a burnishing tool. The costume is from the Mixteca Region of Oaxaca. Figure dances the Jarabe Mixteco representing a procession of birds / By artist Magdalena Pedro Martínez who is both ceramicist & physician / The Art of Mexico