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Ours: The Zia Sun Exhibit

Ours: The Zia Sun Exhibit
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Date: Friday February 22, 2019 through Sunday October 20, 2019
Location: Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
Address: 2401 12th St NW, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87104
Category: Exhibits
The Zia sun is seen everywhere, from commercial planes flown across the United States to tattoos proudly displayed as a badge of honor. Yet, do we know the true origin of the Zia symbol and its original meaning? This exhibit that includes community contributions will take you through the journey of the symbol’s origin in Zia pueblo to its commodification that continues to grow in popularity, analyzing the question of ownership. Free.

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