MATA ORTIZ POTTERY
Show & Sale
Outstanding Mexican ceramic pottery
and Oaxacan wood carvings
9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday & Saturday, March 14-15
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday, March 16
Main Courtyard & Museum Shops
See a display of the distinguished Mexican pottery handmade by Jorge Quintana, Damien Quezada and fellow potters from Mata Ortiz, Mexico. This weekend art show will feature premier Mata Ortiz pots and Oaxacan wood carvings by Jacobo Ángeles.
ONE DAY -- TWO SPEAKERS!
Anne Hillerman at noon,
Edgar Heap of Birds at 7 p.m.
Both events free and open to the public
Thursday, March 20
Author Anne Hillerman(below right) picks up where her late father, famed mystery writer Tony Hillerman, left off with her new novel incorporating her father's original Native characters, police detective Joe Leaphorn and Sgt. Jim Chee, in Spider Woman's Daughter.Anne Hillerman talks about her new book at noon.
Details... including how to order your copy and a box lunch to enjoy at the event!
Photo by Don Strel
Hear public artist Edgar Heap of Birds(Cheyenne/Arapaho) (below left) speak on the topic, Heads Above Grass, Provocative Native American Public Art and Studio Practice, as he delivers the Simon Ortiz/ Labriola Center Lecture on Indigenous Land, Culture and Community, at 7 p.m.
Photo courtesy of the artist
Thomas "Breeze" Marcus' more than 20-foot-tall mural, "The Power of Mother Earth" (above) went from outline to finished artwork in five days, completed with the March 2 conclusion to the 56th annual Heard Museum Guild Indian Fair and Market.
Details and photo of the entire mural....
Photo by Mark Scarp
BUILD! Toy Brick Art at the Heard
Opening May 24, 2014;
on display through Sept. 28,
You've seen the movie. Don't miss the exhibit!
LEGO® brick art in its many creative and
surprising forms comes to the Heard Museum this summer!
BUILD! logo by Kelsey Hage
a trademark of the LEGO Group, which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this
Heard Museum North Scottsdale
lease expires at The Summit
Join or renew your museum membership today and be ready for another year of wonderful exhibits, events and more! Visit our Get Involved page and sign up today. Don't miss out on our private receptions and more.
Get the winners list here from the 24th annual Heard Museum World Championship Hoop Dance Contest, held Feb. 8-9, 2014 -- including full contestant list and round-by-round results.
Get the winners list here from the 56th annual Heard Museum Guild Indian Fair & Market Juried Competition, announced Feb. 28, 2014. Kenneth Williams Jr. (Arapaho/Seneca) won the 2014 Best of Show Award for his beaded bag titled, "He Was Iconic."