Title: Awat’ovi Kiva Murals
Southwest Crossroads Spotlight
Discussion of the kiva murals found at Awat'ovi Pueblo.
The Hopis lived in the village of Awat’ovi on Antelope Mesa from about 1200 AD until its destruction in 1700. Between 1300 and 1600 AD Hopi artisans painted dozens of large murals in the village kiva, one on top of another.
Between 1935 and 1939...