The RELIEFS are created at the same time as the cycle Verticals, in 1987. The theme of both cycles is closely related to ethnic heritage, but they are distinguished by the approach to the material and its processing. The reliefs are, as opposed to the verticals, two-dimensional and three-dimensionality is only subtly indicated as a desire for independence in space. Color is highly expressive and shows, as well as the choice of symbols, the author's fascination with the art of primitive peoples.