Traditional Teachings Camp: Hands-On Fun for All Ages

April 17, 2017 Bettina at work in our Resilience Garden Here at the IPCC our Cultural Education Team is busy getting ready for our annual Traditional Teachings Camp! With sessions for both adults and kids, we invite everyone to join in the fun. Of course, these aren’t your average summer

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Cellicion Traditional Dancers-min

American Indian Week: Dancing, Art, & Cuisine

April 10, 2017 We’re just a couple weeks away from our 38th Annual American Indian Week, and we couldn’t be more excited for the festivities ahead! There’s going to be something for everyone here April 24-30, including Native dances, art workshops, jewelry vendors, and New Native American Cuisine. First up

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Long Ago in progress

Two New Exhibits, One Grand Opening

Excuse our dust: "This Space is Transforming into Extraordinary Exhibits!" April 3, 2017 Following months of renovation, the dust will soon settle in our South Gallery here at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center! Our museum team and maintenance crews have been hard at work designing two all-new exhibits, and we’re

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Weeding at our March 12 Seasons of Growth class

Plant a Seed in Our Resilience Garden

March 20, 2017 Spring is here, and that means we’re entering seasons of growth—specifically our Seasons of Growth Learning Series here at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center! Through this brand-new program, anyone and everyone can come experience Pueblo agricultural practices firsthand on the second Sunday of each month by digging

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Keresan Taco

Fresh Flavors at the Pueblo Harvest Cafe

The Bison Boyha Sandwich with Blue Corn Onion Rings March 6, 2017 In keeping with the age-old Pueblo tradition of eating fresh ingredients season by season, the Pueblo Harvest Cafe (PHC) is launching a suite of new spring menus this month! From appetizers through entrees and desserts, everyone is invited

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Marla with pottery

Marla Allison, Consumed by Design

February 13, 2017 Allison at work in her studio, preparing for her solo show. Here at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center we’re getting excited for our newest exhibit! Scheduled to open on February 25, “Consumed by Design” will feature new paintings by award-winning artist Marla Allison, who works out of

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Patricia Lowden with mug

Patricia Lowden’s Acoma Pottery

January 30, 2017 Over the decades in which she’s worked as a potter, Patricia Lowden has earned a reputation for her beautiful Anasazi revival black-on-white and traditional pots. Lowden was also one of five Pueblo potters who honored the Starbucks at Avanyu Plaza upon its grand opening in 2015 by crafting

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Frederica Antonio with mug

Frederica Antonio’s Acoma Pottery

January 23, 2017 Frederica Antonio was born in 1968 into the Acoma Pueblo, where she first developed an interest in pottery-making while observing her mother-in-law Mildred hand-coil and paint her own clay. Nowadays Antonio specializes in contemporary hand-coiled pottery of all shapes and sizes, which she then decorates with intricate,

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Elizabeth Medina’s Zia Pottery

January 16, 2017 Meet Elizabeth Medina, widely considered to be the most skilled potter working in Zia Pueblo today. Her pots feature incredible craftsmanship, elegance of form, and exquisitely painted designs, all of which reflect Zia traditions. Medina was one of five Pueblo potters who honored the Starbucks at Avanyu

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Erik Fender’s San Ildefonso Pottery

January 9, 2017 Erik Fender is a fourth or fifth or sixth generation potter—he’s not sure precisely how far back the tradition goes: “As far as I know all my great-great-great-great-great-grandmas were potters,” he says, “Down to one of my uncles who was a potter, and my mother who’s a

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