Ron rodriguez

(b. 1968) Tesuque, NM

A member of the hallowed Archuleta family of New Mexican woodcarvers, Rodriguez carries on the traditions of grandfather Felipe Archuleta and uncle Leroy Archuleta, yet adds his own distinct touch to his work.

 

Trout with bear

Dated 2-12-00

29L” x 8.5H” x 7.5W”

mixed media/polychromed cottonwood carving

A fine example of Rodriguez’s humorous reversal of the familiar trope of the bear hunting the fish.