COLCHA CIRCLE: A Stitch of Northern New Mexico Culture
COLCHA CIRCLE: A Stitch of Northern New Mexico Culture, a new documentary film
Now Showing! Daily Screenings
The Heritage Center848 State Road 68, Alcade, NM87511 (505) 852-0030 Tues. thru Sat. 9:30am to 5:00pm (closed Mondays)
NOW SHOWING at The Heritage Center in Alcalde, is a new Documentary film, “Colcha Circle” which captures a wide-ranging discussion on this tradition with 11 acclaimed Colcha Artists from Northern New Mexico and Southern Colorado.
Fiber art is one of the oldest forms of artistic expression, and New Mexico is one of the few regions left in the United States where fiber art is thriving. Over the past centuries, fiber art has played a crucial role in the economy of this region. To fully understand and appreciate New Mexico’s diverse culture, rich traditions, and colorful history, you have to understand the art.
Running Time: 44 Minutes, Free Admission. Open to the Public.