El escritor e historiador Wallace Stegner calificó a los parques nacionales como "la mejor idea que hemos llegado a tener. Son algo muy americano, absolutamente democrático, son un reflejo de lo mejor y no lo peor de nosotros".
Writer and historian Wallace Stegner called national parks "the best idea we ever had. Absolutely American, absolutely democratic, they reflect us at our best rather than our worst." Indeed, there is no better keeper of America's natural and cultural heritage than the national park system.
Twisted and colorfully painted wooden animals, some eccentric
and all whimsical, were on display Friday and Saturday at the
Western National Parks Association, where several other upcoming
shows are planned.
Using handmade pots, or ollas, as their canvas and beautiful,
intricate ancestral symbols as a theme, Mata Ortiz potters have
come to be known for the unique contemporary artistic landscape
they have created for themselves.