Alebrijes Wood Carvings

Alebrijes Wood Carvings

What is today popularly classified as Oaxaca wood carvings, otherwise called alebrijes wood carvings, are a perfect example of the vibrancy, fancy, and joy that infuses Mexican folk art. These famous little papier mache and wooden animals can now be found in museums...
Huichol Ceremonies

Huichol Ceremonies

The Huichol people are a native tribe in Mexico, located primarily in the western states such as Jalisco, Nayarit, Zacatecas, and Durango, whose art is one of the most profound and colorful in the world. Huichol art is dedicated to depicting the sacred visions of...
Mexican Folk Art Gallery

Mexican Folk Art Gallery

Folklore Bazaar – The expression of a people’s culture… Welcome to Folklore Bazaar, a friendly Mexican folk art gallery located in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico dedicated to the most exquisite Mexican artworks and crafts. Mexico’s folk art is a collectors dream,...
Mexican Folklore

Mexican Folklore

As is the case for most cultures, Mexican folklore is an integral part of the Mexican national identity. Weaving their way through the common psyche of the Mexican people, stories, legends, superstitions, proverbs and customs all form part of Mexican folklore....
Mexican Folk Art

Mexican Folk Art

The fascination with Mexican folk art is a worldwide phenomenon; even art collectors who have not had the chance to visit Mexico recognize both its artistic as well as cultural importance. There is something so universally appealing about the colorful and creative...
Mexican Folk Art? A great melting pot!

Mexican Folk Art? A great melting pot!

What is Mexican Folk Art? It is not an easy task to define since it comes from very different horizons. First of all Mexican Folk Art is characterized by it heterogeneity, as it regroups so different types of arts, materials, origins, traditions, meanings…offering an...