This impressive ceramic artwork by Concepcion Aguilar depicts a Zapotec woman from the Isthmus of Tehuantepec. The smaller figures represent two women performing the pineapple flower dance (at right) and a man and woman performing a traditional Mixtec dance.
As if selling over 90 million albums isn’t enough, Gloria has served as a role model for women across the globe. The legendary singer is known for her energetic performances and one of the first Latin stars to crossover into the mainstream pop market. In 2010, Gloria also launched a charity single, “Somos el Mundo” to help support Haiti after the devastating earthquake. The Queen of Latin Pop is an icon with true love for her community.| via Latina