Maya Ruins Revisited: In the Footsteps of Teobert Maler
Peyton Wright Gallery
October 20, 2020
12.1 X 11.1 X 1.4 inches | 5.8 pounds
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About the Author
William Frej has spent decades photographing remote cultures around the world while living in Indonesia, Poland, Kazakhstan, and Afghanistan, as well as other remote, mountainous regions of Asia. He has visited over 180 Maya archaeological sites in Mexico and Guatemala, over half of which were first photographed by Teobert Maler. His work has been featured in a number of venues in the United States and Mexico.
Khristaan D. Villella is the Director of the Museum of International Folk Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico. He specializes in the history of Pre-Columbian and Latin American art and on the reception of ancient American culture in the modern world, and is the author, most recently, of Ancient Civilizations of the Americas: Man, Nature, and Spirit in Pre-Columbian Art (Miho Museum, 2011).
Alma Durán-Merk has published extensively in the field of migration ethno-history. Her books include In Our Sphere of Life: German-Speaking Immigrants in Yucatán and their Descendants, 1876-1914, and Villa Carlota: German Settlements in Yucatán, 1864-1897.
Stephan Merk is considered one of the foremost experts on Teobert Maler. He has written two books about Maya Puuc architecture, and has served as a co-editor of Mexicon - Journal of Mesoamerican Studies since 1998.