Mexican Skull Art: Staircase to the Afterlife ©

Title: Staircase to the Afterlife
Type: Oil on canvas
Year Painted: 2010
Dimensions: L 38.75” (101 cm) W 30” (76 cm)
Price: $1,700 - Also available in prints and memorabilia

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Staircase to the afterlife lie in the background.  In the Mexican culture, funerals may be followed by an afterlife of paradise on the beach. Two skeletons are dancing after being transported to the beach by the staircase.  Much like the Star Trek transporter beam, the Staircase to the Afterlife is a teleport (‘beam me up’) process, which takes you to a place of happiness, having fun, and true paradise.



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