ndn art

Contemporary Native American Art
By Charleen TouchetteSuzanne Deats

An extensive collection of the unique expressions of many well known contemporary American Indian artists.

3-D art/techné

Glass, Fiber, Wood, Clay, Metal, Stone, Assemblage
By Aline BrandauerJon Carver

An exciting exploration of the work of over thirty New Mexico artists who create in three dimensions.

Subjects: Art

Ricardo Mazal

La Tumba de la Reina Roja: From Reality to Abstraction <br>Paintings, Photographs, Drawings and Installation
By Elizabeth FerrerArnoldo Cruz

Mexican painter Ricardo Mazal's stunning series produced after visiting the Tomb of the Red Queen at Palenque, the ancient Maya ceremonial city.

Subjects: ArtBilingual

Mimbres Painted Pottery

Revised Edition
By J. J. Brody

The Mimbres cultural florescence between about AD 1000 and AD 1140 remains one of the most visually astonishing and anthropologically intriguing questions in Southwest prehistory.

Lilly Fenichel

Just You Just Me
By Douglas Kent HallJay Zeiger

A lively collection of the painter's recent work.

Subjects: Art

New Mexican Tinwork, 1840-1940

By Lane CoulterMaurice Dixon

This beautifully illustrated book explores the origins and history of traditional Hispanic tinwork.

Creative Collectives

Chicana Painters Working in Community
By María Ochoa

Creative Collectives follows the artistic and ideological journeys of two groups of northern California Chicana artists involved in collectives which created complex images whose powerful visual social commentary sprang from the daily experiences of their lives.

Under the Palace Portal

Native American Artists in Santa Fe
By Karl Hoerig

A study of the Native American Vendors Program, which provides Santa Fe–area American Indian vendors space under the Portal of the Palace of the Governors to sell jewelry, pottery, and other items they have made.

Ceramica y Cultura

The Story of Spanish and Mexican Mayolica
Edited by Robin Farwell GavinDonna PierceAlfonzo Pleguezuelo

By examining both historic and contemporary examples, the editors move discussion of the enameled earthenware known as mayólica beyond its stylistic merits in order to understand it in historic and cultural context. It places the ceramics in history and daily life, illustrating their place in trade and economics.

Subjects: ArtLatin America

Casa Mañana

The Morrow Collection of Mexican Popular Arts
Edited by Susan Danly

Provides a detailed look at the political and artistic climate in Mexican-American relations through an examination of the folk art collection amassed by Dwight and Elizabeth Morrow when he was U.S. ambassador to Mexico in the late 1920s.

Subjects: ArtLatin America