26 color photos, 26 color plates

The Thread of New Mexico

By Douglas Kent Hall



An in-depth and personal look into the lives and work of twenty-five noted New Mexico fiber artists culled from the state's many cultures and ethnicities. Throughout the last century weaving has undergone a metamorphosis yielding new techniques and fresh interpretations. Not bound by a fixed style, the weavers from this exhibition have each developed a personal aesthetic, building on their inherited traditions to evolve new forms. Peer into the world of New Mexico and its people by way of the woven thread.

Subjects: ArtSouthwest

Contributor Bios
Douglas Kent Hall, Albuquerque professional photographer, is renowned for his depictions of the inhabitants of the American West.