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Jicarilla: Home near the Heart of the World
Sun, Jun 12, 2016 thru Sun, Apr 16, 2017
ongoing 11:59 PM - 11:59 PM
Location: Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian

An exhibition focusing on Jicarilla Apache basketry, micaceous pottery, and beadwork. The exhibition will feature more than eighty objects dating from the mid-nineteenth century to the present. $8, 10 am–5 pm, 505-982-4636, wheelwright.org. visit our website
Bridles and Bits: Treasures from the Southwest
Tue, Feb 14, 2017 thru Sun, Sep 24, 2017
ongoing 11:59 PM - 11:59 PM


Location: Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian

Bridles and Bits: Treasures from the Southwest features masterpieces of early Navajo blacksmithing and silversmithing, as well as Moorish and Mexican prototypes made between the 13th century and 1860. visit our website
Micaceous Pottery Demonstration with Shelden Nuñez-Velarde
Sun, Apr 2 onetime 1 PM - 4 PM


Location: Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian

Meet Jicarilla Apache artist Shelden Nuñez-Velarde as he demonstrates his process of making micaceous potteryǃ The event will take place downstairs in the museum's classroom from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Shelden Nuñez-Velarde is a skilled, multi-talented artist, working in micaceous pottery, basketry, beadwork, and regalia. In his dedication to these art forms, Shelden Nuñez-Velarde actively promotes the arts and culture of his Jicarilla Apache people. Shelden currently has work on view in the Wheelwright Museum's exhibition Jicarilla: Home near the Heart of the World. Museum admission is FREE from our regular hours of 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. visit our website

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