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Códice Maya de México: Accordion Book Workshop at The Getty Center

DATES: Sunday, December 4, 2022
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NOVEMBER 6 and 13, 2022
DECEMBER 4, 2022

Celebrate the oldest book of the Americas by creating your own accordion-style manuscript inspired by the Códice Maya de México. Learn more about Indigenous bookmaking materials and the zigzag folding structure unique to ancient Mesoamerican books. Then explore Maya hieroglyphs, deities, and number systems that illustrate the movements of the planet Venus.

Led by artist Ernesto Vazquez, this free, drop-in workshop is produced in partnership with Self Help Graphics & Art and complements the Códice Maya de México exhibition.


Sunday, December 4, 2022
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1200 Getty Center Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90049
(310) 440-7300

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