President’s Circle Virtual Happy Hour
“Museums are Changing: Collaborative Museum Work with Native American Art and Archaeology” with Joseph “Woody” Aguilar
As members of the President’s Circle, Founders’ Society, and Legacy Circle, you are cordially invited to attend a Virtual Happy Hour with President Michael F. Brown and SAR 2014-15 Katrin H. Lamon fellow Joseph “Woody” Aguilar. Aguilar will discuss his involvement with museum exhibition projects featuring Native American art and archaeology.
Aguilar will explore his collaborative work with ongoing museum projects, including a complete museum overhaul at the Chapin Mesa Archaeology Museum at Mesa Verde National Park; redesign of the permanent Southwest exhibit at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture in Santa Fe, as well as exhibit design and creation at the de Young Museum of Art in San Francisco; and development of SAR’s upcoming Pueblo pottery exhibition in partnership with the Vilcek Foundation. Lastly, he will discuss his involvement with the creation of a brand-new museum and cultural center in his home community of San Ildefonso Pueblo.
This event is free and open to members of the President’s Circle, Founders’ Society, and Legacy Circle. Please RSVP to Lindsay Archuleta at firstname.lastname@example.org and she will send you the instructions to join via Zoom. Space is limited, so please reserve your spot today.
Joseph “Woody” Aguilar is an enrolled member of San Ildefonso Pueblo and received his Ph.D. from the Department of Anthropology at the University of Pennsylvania. His primary research focuses on the archaeology of the North American Southwest, with a specific interest in Spanish-Pueblo relations during the late 17th century, following the arrival of Spaniards into the Northern Rio Grande region. His general research interests include Indigenous Archaeology, landscape archaeology, and tribal historic preservation. He currently serves on the Advisory Board of the Tribal Historic Preservation Office at San Ildefonso and was in residence at the School for Advanced Research in Santa Fe as the 2014-15 Katrin H. Lamon fellow.