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Artist's Profile
Tribal Affilation:
Zuni
Training:
Zuni High School
Jennie Laate
Permanent Collections:
Heard Museum,
A:shiwi A:wan Museum & Heritage Center, Zuni.
Methods and Style of Work:
Awards:
1988 Featued New Artist,
1st, 2nd, 3rd Santa Fe Indian Market - 2000
3rd Inter-tribal Indian Ceremonial - 1992
Signature or Hallmark:
About The Artist:
Zuni, Bader/Child of an Eagle Clan. Noreen became a student of Jennie Laate at Zuni HighSchool, and received encouragement
from Angelina Medina, the award winning Zuni/Acoma potter and sculptor.
In 1990-91, Noreen taught over a hundered students to make pottery at Zuni High School. Noreen says, "I cherish the gift that
Mother Earth gave me. I am able to share my talent and gifts through my work. I have met many wonderful people. I am very
proud. I feel good about my pottery. I enjoy having my hands in clay!
Noreen Simplicio
Other Information:
Her favorite designs include lizards, salamanders, tadpoles, birds, terraced clouds, feathers, rain and carved village scenes.
Friday, February 17, 2012
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