Like lightning and thunder, the strength of ancient Asgard and the style of Urban Aztec combine to make a mighty pairing in the limited-edition Thor Designer Collectible Toy by artist Jesse Hernandez.
Artist Statement: It was epic getting to mash up my favorite Marvel characters with Aztec and Mayan influences. The God of Thunder meets Eagle Warrior style continuing the line of Urban Aztec x Marvel mashups. An aggressive new armor covered with ancient symbols to create the #ThunderingEagle.
About the Artist: Jesse Hernandez (@UrbanAztec) is a visual artist born and raised in the San Francisco Bay area, most widely recognized for his street art murals, vinyl toys, and diverse Illustration work. His style is known as Urban Aztec, a combination of graffiti and ancient indigenous culture. Hernandez’s artwork has been featured by Warner Bros., the San Jose Sharks, the Oakland Museum, Rockstar energy drink, Rolling Stone magazine, Fandango, Juxtapoz, Gears of War 4, X-Box, Playstation, Run the Jewels, Oakland Athletics, and the Cosmopolitan Las Vegas. Hernandez has shown art in galleries and museums around the world. He has also painted murals in Oakland, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Mexico City and Amsterdam.