Sosa Family Rugs and Tapestry Exhibit
An Evening with Rodrigo Sosa Bautista – Gallery exhibit of rugs and tapestries from the Sosa family of Teotítlan del Valle, Oaxaca, Mexico.
Rodrigo is a Zapotec weaver from the famed rug and tapestry weaving village of Teotitlan Del Valle. He will be representing his family. Rodrigo is the fourth generation in his family to carry on the centuries old tradition of spinning ,dyeing, and weaving tapetes(rugs) he has been weaving since he was 8 years old. His handwoven designs are based on traditional diamonds,stars, little eyes, shapes along with decorative bands of grecas patterns (geometrical motifs) of prehistoric origin.
Meet Rodrigo on first Fridays, July 1 & August 5th from 5-8pm
Refreshments will be served on the patio outside.
Members please bring finger food to share.
Covid: Vaccination recommended, masks required inside.