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Quezada, Juan 1940-

Works: 33 works in 64 publications in 3 languages and 3,706 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Fiction  Interviews 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: NK4210.Q49, 738.30972
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Publications about Juan Quezada
Publications by Juan Quezada
Most widely held works by Juan Quezada
Juan Quezada by Shelley Dale( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in Spanish and English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Grandfather Juan, Grandmother Guille, and their grandson Chato make pottery and share stories. They recount Chato's favorite story: how Juan revived the ceramic art of his area in Mexico, created a better life for his village, and was made famous by his pottery. Includes a lesson plan in Spanish and English for grades K-6
The renaissance of Mata Ortiz = El renacimiento de Mata Ortiz ( visu )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
After anthropologist Spencer MacCallum bought some splendid pottery at Bob's Swap Shop in Deming, New Mexico, in 1976, he set out to find the artist. Upon meeting Juan Quezada in Mata Ortiz, Chihuahua, MacCallum encouraged Quezada to continue and refine his work. The nearly defunct Mexican town began to thrive when hundreds of others in the community became proficient as potters under the tutelage of Juan Quezada, including the younger award-winning artist, Diego Valles
Mata Ortiz today ( visu )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Self-taught Mexican artist Juan Quezada, inspired by ancient pottery of the Casas Grandes culture, taught over 400 residents of Mata Ortiz the skills of hand-formed pottery
Notarial records by Paete (Laguna). Notary( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Juan Quezada : and the new tradition = Juan Quezada : la nueva tradición : [exposición] by Juan Quezada( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Located in Southwest Collection
The clay artists of Mata Ortiz ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Examines the success of clay pottery in Mata Ortiz, Mexico. Shows how Juan Quezada developed his own techniques based on art produced thousands of years ago in the region of his small village, and taught them to his neighbors. This has brought economic prosperity to the once poverty-stricken village of Mata Ortiz, as the pots have attracted buyers from around the world
Violeta went to heaven by Francisca Gavilán( visu )
1 edition published in 2011 in Spanish and held by 2 libraries worldwide
VIOLETA WENT TO HEAVEN tells the story of famed Chilean singer and folklorist Violeta Parra, tracing her evolution from impoverished child to international sensation and Chile's national hero, while capturing the swirling intensity of her inner contradictions, fallibilities, and passions
Richard Mower video collection by Richard Mower( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Videos of potter workshops and lectures
Sirenomelia by Fernando Martinez A.( Article )
1 edition published in 2000 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Se presenta un caso clinico de sirenomelia, diagnosticado en el parto, en una paciente de 37 anos. Se comenta frecuencia, etiopatogenia y diagnostico (AU)
Nacidas para ser Montadas ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in Spanish and held by 1 library worldwide
Alternative Names
Juan Quezada
English (51)
Spanish (9)
Korean (1)
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