EXHIBITIONS OF MAYA LIFE AND WEAVING
specialise in mounting exhibitions of Maya life and dress.
Please contact us to discuss the range of material we offer.
Sample exhibition available to hire:
Textiles Traditions & Trade: The Changing Role of Guatemalan
Maya Women Today
wooden models are arranged in 7 scenes with back-up accessories
showing women at work in village co-operatives, at market, and in
the religious organisations. The average scene requires a space
of about 2.5 X 2.5 metres. 51 related textiles are provided for
hanging on dowels. Also included are 12 illustrated boards with
general information on the Maya Indians of Guatemala (approx. 61
x 92cm). The tableaux and textiles are accompanied by explanations
and 14 framed photographs.
Examples of Hanging Textiles:
Example of Scene 1:
The European Style Embroideries of the Quezaltenango Area
Examples of Illustrated Boards:
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