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“Mapuche” means man of the land and the culture of a people originating in South America. In June, between 21 and 24 is we tripantu, the Mapuche New Year is celebrated in the southern winter solstice with a magical rite in the middle of nature.
Abel is a dingbat that reinterprets the artistic expression of the Mapuche people in Chile, rescuing the handmade stroke they embodied to textiles and pottery, this time in a fresh way to use contemporary patterns.