Cerámica y Cultura
Education Bibliography Credits
The Story of Spanish and Mexican Mayólica


Website designer: David Rohr of Panorama Point
Website producers: Alisa Smith & Molly McDow of Panorama Point
Exhibition Curator: Robin Farwell Gavin
Curatorial Assistant and Exhibit Coordinator: Martha Alexandra Greenway Palacio
Exhibition Designer: Nancy Allen
Director of Education: Aurelia Gomez
Paul Smutko
Blair Clark
Guillèm Fernández
Carlos Varillas
Michel Zabé
Alberto Morleda
Robin Farwell Gavin
Barbara Mauldin
Feliza Medrano

Videographer: Tom McCarthy


National Endowment for the HumanitiesThis on-line exhibition was funded by
The National Endowment for the Humanities and the International Folk Art Foundation

Project consultants

Florence Lister
Donna Pierce
Alfonso Pleguezuelo
Paulina Gámez Martínez
Antonia Casanovas
Jaume Coll Conesa
Patricia Fournier
María Concepción García Saíz
Gloria Giffords
Antonio Librero Pajuelo
Margaret Connors McQuade
María Paz Soler


James K. Gavin
Martha Alexandra Greenway Palacio

Lenders to the On-Line Exhibition

Archivo General de las Indias, Seville
Judith Espinar and Tom Dillenberg
Mr. and Mrs. Larry Frank
Gloria Giffords
Michael Haskell
The Heard Museum, Phoenix
The International Folk Art Foundation (IFAF)
Florence Lister
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Museum of Indian Arts and Culture, a unit of the Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe (MIAC-MNM)
Museum of International Folk Art, a unit of the Museum of New Mexico, Santa Fe (MOIFA-MNM)
Museum of Spanish Colonial Art, Santa Fe
Museu de Ceràmica, Barcelona
Museo Franz Mayer, Mexico City
Museo José Luis Bello, Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia, Puebla
Museo Nacional de Artes Decorativas, Madrid
Museo Nacional de Cerámica y de las Artes Suntuarias "Gonzalez Martí," Valencia
Museo Naval, Madrid
Peabody Essex Museum, Salem
The Taylor Museum of the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, Colorado Springs
Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson

Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this exhibition do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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Origins of Mayólica

Trade & Transformation


Daily Life

The Traditional Potter's Workshop

Contemporary Showcase