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Casa Michoacana

Calzada de La Aurora 23, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
+52 415 154 5008
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Excellent folk art

This is an excellent gallery of folkart from Michoacan--ceramics and other crafts from the small... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
lauraphrazer
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San Francisco, California
Walking around colonial aurora

Great stuff.some of the best catrinas! It looks like they have some beautiful antiques. The folks... read more

Reviewed April 22, 2017
sandiebrown
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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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Casa Michoacana, a charming gallery full of colors and representative of folk art of Michoacana State.Is a cooperative of 25 artisans who work directly for the Gallery, you will get the best quality and designs in our art pieces.
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Calzada de La Aurora 23, San Miguel de Allende 37700, Mexico
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an excellent gallery of folkart from Michoacan--ceramics and other crafts from the small towns near Patzcuaro. I like this gallery because the owner is from Michoacan, and unlike other folk art galleries in the area, he pays his artists a fair wage for...More

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Reviewed April 22, 2017

Great stuff.some of the best catrinas! It looks like they have some beautiful antiques. The folks we talked to spoke english.its very well done.lots of masks as well.cute part of that area

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Reviewed April 18, 2017

We walked into this gallery by chance and were immediately entranced with both the art AND the architecture as well. Everywhere you look, inside, outside, in the courtyard, there are beautiful things to look at. Sculpture everywhere, some for sale, some just for ambience (although...More

1  Thank deniseg12345
Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

More than just a store, Casa Michoacana brings together thoughtfully selected work by the best Michoacan artists and artisans. Works in ceramic, metal, wood and glass are tastefully displayed and knowledgable staff can speak to the provenance of each piece and the techniques used by...More

1  Thank ResidentePermanente
Reviewed November 13, 2016

This store offers and very interesting array of folk art and contemporary ceramic art by selected artists. There are pineapple ceramics, arbols de la vida (trees of live), Huichol bead art and a number of other excellent examples. The adjacent La Union can ship safely...More

1  Thank David H
Reviewed January 3, 2016

We have visited this wonderful art gallery every time we are in San Miguel. We have purchased several art pieces and really enjoy the variety of artisans they have on display. Check it out on your away to the Aurora Galleries.

2  Thank JoyeMoon
Reviewed November 11, 2015

This is a wonderful collection of the best pottery, clay, and other crafts from Michoacan. The owner is an artist himself, and represents other artists. Unlike other galleries, where the owners bargain down the artisans to poverty levels, here the owner is concerned with paying...More

3  Thank lauraphrazer
Reviewed September 8, 2015

This gallery/show room is full of interesting, unique, and beautiful artwork and artesania. I purchased a small handmade leather bag that was pricier than others I had seen throughout the city, but well worth it. The only issue I had was that after I left...More

1  Thank Josh T
Reviewed September 4, 2015

This shop carries only folk art from the Mexican State of Michoacan. Many pieces on display are from award-winning artists. You will find giant urns, beautifully crafted copper, ceramics, glass, woven fabrics and masks. This shop consistently shows pieces of highest quality. The manager and...More

2  Thank Marco_Johan
Reviewed January 28, 2015

This modest shop is like a museum gallery, with every piece being wonderful. The owner grew up in Michoacan, and represents twenty some families there who make high quality work. It is easy to visit during a walk from Centro to the remarkable Fabrica Aurora.

2  Thank jaywvogt
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