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Seminars, Symposia, and Academic Conferences

Monday, August 28~Saturday, September 02, 2017
《International Workshop》Reconnecting Archaeological Materials with Descendant & Source Communities: Collections Review, Field Trip, Art Work Creation, and Exhibition Planning

  • Date: Monday, August 28 - Saturday, September 02, 2017
  • Venue: New Mexico State University Museum (Las Cruces, NM, USA),Mimbres sites (Mimbres, NM, USA),Geronimo Springs Museum (Truce or Consequences, NM, USA)
  • Language: English
  • Hosted:
    National Museum of Ethnology, Japan
    New Mexico State University Museum, USA
    Geronimo Springs Museum, USA
    Gila National Forest (United States Department of Agriculture), USA
    Mimbres Culture Heritage Site, USA
  • Cosponsored:
    JSPS Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (A): Source Community Utilization of Ethnological Collections for Information Sharing in Japanese Museums (26704012).Atsunori ITO
    JSPS Fund for the Promotion of Joint International Research (Fostering Joint International Research): Source Community Utilization of Ethnological Collections for Information Sharing in Japanese Museums (Fostering Joint International Research) (15KK0069).Atsunori ITO
  • Inquiries: 10-1 Senri Expo-Park, Suita, Osaka 565-8511, Japan National Museum of Ethnology
  • E-mail: ito[at]idc.minpaku.ac.jp
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Purpose

Doing collections review of about 40 pieces of the Archaeological Materials (Mimbres potteries) stored in two museums and short visit to the archaeological sites in Mimbres to see and feel the landscape. Through these, we will reconsider the past "connection", Fred Kabotie's interpretation on the Mimbres designs back in 1940s, and prepare for the art work creation inspiring by reviewing potteries and the landscape.

 

Program

Monday, August 28
10:00 - 17:00 New Mexico State University Museum (Las Cruces)
Tuesday, August 29
9:00 - 17:00 New Mexico State University Museum (Las Cruces)
Wednesday, August 30
8:00 - 16:00 Mimbres sites
Thursday, August 31
8:00 - 14:00 Mimbres sites
Friday, September 01
9:00 - 18:00 Geronimo Springs Museum (Truce or Consequences)
Saturday, September 02
9:00 - 15:00 Geronimo Springs Museum (Truce or Consequences)