'MIXTEPEC' PLATE II
This beautiful plate is handmade in a small village in the state of Oaxaca by a handful of women carrying on a pottery tradition unchanged since pre-Hispanic period.
Dimensions: D 45 cm
Made in: San Mateo Mixtepec, Oaxaca, Mexico
Designer: Colectivo 1050º
Artisans Community: San Mateo Mixtepec
About The Designer
Designers Kythzia Barrera and Diego Mier y Terán set up a non-profit organisation called Innovando la Tradición and created COLECTIVO 1050º, as the retail side of the project offering a group of distinctive clay objects.
Run as cooperative COLECTIVO 1050º promotes a fair and sustainable model that represents more than 50 potters in six different communities in the region of Oaxaca. Each object is created collectively and merge the wisdom of tradition with the dynamism of innovation under the motto ‘Together, we turn mud into beauty’.
Each beautiful object selected for our collection bring the magic of fire, earth and water to your home and it’s a treasure to cherish.