Culture Fix: Cyndy Garcia-Weyandt on The Spun Universe

Over the years, the neighborhood of Zitakua in Tepic, Mexico, has been a vibrant center of production of Wixárika (Huichol) art. This gallery talk by Cyndy Garcia-Weyandt explores the dynamic practice of yarn painting among contemporary Wixárika artists. Garcia-Weyandt discusses the impact of globalization on their artistic production and the commercialization of yarn paintings formerly reserved for ceremonial use.

 

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Date

Nov 02 2016
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Time

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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