Donna Huanca: Secret Museum of Mankind

Thanks to everybody who came out to our opening reception for Donna Huanca’s new exhibit, Secret Museum of Mankind!


Donna completely transformed our space with found-fabric installations, lasers and golden eggs, magic crystals, animal bones, hieroglyphics and other mysterious offerings.

Setting up:



The reception featured a ritual performance complete with wandering spirit animal, incense, a fog machine, and drumming by members of Indian Jewelry.



These guys were hanging tough.

Fancy chandelier.

Magic flora, powerful circle.

Donna and her altar.

Spirit hugger.


About Women and Their Work Gallery

Known for its pioneering spirit, embrace of artistic innovation, and commitment to Texas audiences and artists, Women & Their Work Art Space is a one of a kind statewide non-profit organization. Voted “Best Gallery” numerous times in the Austin Chronicle Readers Poll, Women & Their Work Gallery showcases exhibitions of contemporary art throughout the year and presents performances, readings, film screenings and educational outreach programs.
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3 Responses to Donna Huanca: Secret Museum of Mankind

  1. Anniey says:

    Dear W&TW Ladies,
    Looks like a great show! I can’t believe I missed an opening night that involved “a ritual performance complete with wandering spirit animal”… and it really does look like she magically turned the space into something completely different! (and by she, I’m sure it means a lot of Ya’ll working on it too, those setting up shots look intense)
    Thanks for the update gals!
    Most Sincerely,
    Your Favorite Wall Painter,

  2. fathi says:

    hi its awesoome

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