Events

2017 Winter And Spring Museum Show Season :

January 12th thru 14th finds us at the Desert Caballeros Western Museum in Wickenburg, AZ (just north west of Phoenix) featuring Julia Fuentes as the wood carving artist from Oaxaca, Mexico. The show also features Mata Ortiz Master Potter and winner of the best young artist across all art mediums in Mexico, Diego Valles, Smithsonian acclaimed Zapotec Master Weaver Porfirio Gutierrez and Mata Ortiz Silver Shard Jewelry from Mata Ortiz To You!    http://westernmuseum.org/event/mata-ortiz-trunk-show-and-artist-demonstrations/

January 27th thru January 29th finds us at the Cabot’s Pueblo Museum in Desert Hot Springs, CA for a OAXACAN CELEBRATION featuring Eleazar Morales as the wood carver from Oaxaca, Smithsonian Acclaimed Zapotec Master Weaver Porfirio Gutierrez and the incredible Oaxacan silver filigree jewelry artist Yesenia Salgado.   http://www.cabotsmuseum.org/director-button

February 24th thru February 26th finds us back at Cabot’s Pueblo Museum in Desert Hot Springs, CA for a MATA ORTIZ POTTERY CELEBRATION featuring three incredible female master potters from Mata Ortiz, Mexico – Lydia Quezada, Lila Silveira and Elvira Bugarini. A trio of female powerhouses!!  http://www.cabotsmuseum.org/director-button

March 10th to March 12th finds us at the Superstition Mountain Museum in Apache Junction, AZ (just east of Phoenix) for a celebration on both Mata Ortiz and Oaxaca!! The featured wood carver from Oaxaca will be Mario Castellanos, the featured textile artist will be the Smithsonian Museum acclaimed Zapotec weaver Porfirio Gutierrez, the featured Oaxacan jewelry artist will be the fantastic traditional silver filigree jeweler Yesenia Salgado, the featured artists from Mata Oritz will be Mexican National Ceramic Award winners Laura Bugarini and Hector Gallegos Jr as well as fan favorite Master Potter Lila Silveira, and the featured Mata Ortiz Silver Shard Jewelery vendor will be Mata Ortiz To You.  http://superstitionmountainmuseum.org/events/magic-of-mexican-artistry-2/

April 9th to April 11th finds us at the Heard Museum in Phoenix, Arizona for the opening of the Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera exhibit. The featured artists are Yesenia Salgado (fantastic and intricate silver filigree jewelry from Oaxaca), Julia Fuentes (beautiful and high quality wood carvings from Oaxaca), Porfirio Gutierrez (Smithsonian recognized weaver of gorgeous textiles using only 100% natural dyes), Diego Valles (previous winner of the best young artist in Mexico and an awe inspiring ceramic artist from Mata Ortiz) and Mata Ortiz to You (designers of beautiful silver jewelry containing broken shards of Mata Ortiz pottery). Come by and join in on the fun as we close our Winter/Spring Season of shows!  http://heard.org/event/indigenous-mexican-arts-sale/

 

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