AIA Lecture: Painted Reflections: Isomeric Design in Ancestral Pueblo Pottery

One of the most distinctive yet least understood aspects of ancestral Pueblo pottery painting is the widespread use of isomeric design (figure-and-ground illusions).  Join Dr. Joseph Traugott, New Mexico Museum of Art, Retired and Dr. Scott Ortman, University of Colorado Boulder, as they discuss their new book which explores:  the origins, production and potential meanings of these fascinating patterns and how they were connected to the development of Pueblo technology, philosophy and society. Free and open to the public. Seating is limted.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm


Museum of Natural History (Henderson), Paleontology Hall
1035 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80309

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