Mesa

Ra Paulette has hand-carved these intricately bedecked caves, with his ‘labor’ of love spanning 10 years

Yes, hand-carved! What may seem like an advanced engineering endeavor of some lost civilization, is actually the decade-old art project envisioned by Ra Paulette. These deep, enchanting chambers painstaking are cut into the sandstone mesas of New Mexico, and the 'cavities' were entirely achieved with the aid of just rudimentary hand tools. And, as if…