H: 7” W: 7.4” White clay pot with black and red designs from Mata Ortiz by Juan Quezada.


About the artist: Juan Quezada Celado (born May 6, 1940) is a Mexican potter known for the re-interpretation of Casas Grandes pottery known as Mata Ortiz pottery. Quezada discovered and studied pre-Hispanic pottery of the Mimbres and Casas Grandes cultures. Quezada has been the recipient of the National Arts and Sciences Award, one of the most prestigious accolades in Mexico.

Mata Ortiz Pot by Juan Quezada