Olmec Figure with Open Arms

Olmec Final

The Olmecs are best known for their mysterious “colossal heads,” one of which sits outside the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C. Here’s another relic of their culture.

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Author: Mariah Burton Nelson

Mariah Burton Nelson is an author, athlete, and artist. She serves as VP for Innovation and Planning at ASAE - The Center for Association Leadership. All images and ideas here are her own.

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