Mercado en Teotitlán
Tienda Q
Mercado en Teotitlán
Telar de cintura, San Miguel Cajonos
Mercado en Teotitlán
Fibras de seda
Contemporary Textiles from Ancient Oaxacan Traditions

Extras

 

La Vida y Los Muertos: Day of the Dead Oaxaca Mexico

Art Film by Carolyn Kallenborn www.lavidaylosmuertos.com

 

For more information on artwork by Carolyn Kallenborn go to www.carolynkallenborn.com

For more information on Oaxaca

www.oaxacaculture.com
www.planeta.com
Meso-American Studies
Foundation For The Advancement Of Meso American Studies
http://www.famsi.org/
Helen Louise Allen Textile Collection Helen Louise Allen Textile Collection
http://textilecollection.wisc.edu/

 

Bibliography


A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire by Amy Butler Greenfield. The compelling, complex story of the quest for a rich, colorfast red dye. Cochineal from Oaxaca is the main character. Fascinating reading.

 

Técnicas Prehispánicas del Tejido XX. Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia Culhuacán, México DF, 1971. Alba Guadalupe, Mastache de Escobar.

 

Origen del Textil en Mesoamerérica. Griselle J. Velasco Rogríguez. Instituto Plitécnico Nacional México, 1995. ISBN 968-29-6561-6

Mendoza Codex courtesy of the Bodleian Library, Oxford University
Folios 43, 46, 58, 60, 65

 

The Culture of Migration in Southern Mexico. Jeffrey H. Cohen. University of Texas Press 2004