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Performance Thursday, November 15, 2012 | 6 PM

Folk Artists and Art: Carlomagno Pedro Martínez

Mexican Cultural Institute of New York
In this lecture-demonstration, Mexican scholar Marta Turok—who asks how indigenous artists navigate both “folk” and “high” art markets—presents acclaimed Oaxacan ceramic artist Carlomagno Pedro Martínez, who is also director of the Museo Estatal de Arte Popular de Oaxaca.

En esta conversación la académica mexicana Marta Turok pregunta cómo los artistas indígenas navegan entre los mercados del folclor y del arte en el mercado del arte de hoy. Turok ha invitado a participar al famoso ceramista oaxaqueño Carlomagno Pedro Martinez, director del Museo Estatal de Arte Popular de Oaxaca.

Nesta palestra-demonstração, a estudiosa mexicano Marta Turok—pergunta como artistas indígenas navegam tanto a arte "popular" quanto mercados mais “sofisticados”—apresentando o famoso ceramista Carlomagno Pedro Martínez, que também é diretor do Museu Estatal de Arte Popular de Oaxaca.

Due to complications caused by Hurricane Sandy, the National Museum of the American Indian will be relocating the “Folk Artists and Art: Marta Turok and Carlomagno Pedro Martinez” event to the Mexican Cultural Institute of New York.

Mexican Cultural Institute of New York
27 East 39 Street, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10016

For more information:
americanindian.si.edu
212-514-3700

Free
Presented by National Museum of the American Indian, with the support of Friends of Oaxacan Folk Art (FOFA) and the Mexican Cultural Institute of New York.
This event is part of Celebrate México Now.
This performance is part of Voices from Latin America.

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