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Pottery by Maria Martinez

December 1, 1981 – January 31, 1982

Museum: Renwick Gallery

Location: Entrance Foyer, 1st Floor

On view are 2 bowls by the celebrated American Indian potter, who is associated with a distinctive black pottery. She died last year in her nineties after a lifetime of creative activity in the San Ildefonso pueblo, New Mexico.

Shown in conjunction with the White House Conference on Aging, the works are from the NMAA collection.