The Beauty of Indiana Folk Arts: Visiting Folk Artists Series--Marcos Bautista (Zapotec weaver)
- November 10, 2016
- Mathers Museum of World Cultures
- 416 N. Indiana Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47408
- 10:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Marcos Bautista is from Teotitlán del Valle in Oaxaca, Mexico, a community known for its Zapotec weaving. He grew up helping his family in their weaving business, often operating the standing loom. Bautista's art combines his innovative designs with Zapotec patterns and techniques, which he'll share through demonstrations and narrative stage discussions. The events will be free and open to the public, and are sponsored by Themester 2016: Beauty, an initiative of the IU College of Arts and Sciences.
Demonstrations: 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. & 2:30 to 4 p.m.
Discussion: 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.