Into the Future: Culture Power in Native American Art
July 17, 2016 through October 22, 2017
Sponge Bob Square Pants, Pac Man, and Curious George, all sporting a particularly Native American twist, are just a few images from popular mainstream culture seen in the exhibition, Into the Future: Culture Power in Native American Art.
The free to the public opening for Into the Future: Culture Power in Native American Art at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture is on July 17, 2016 from 1 to 4 pm and the show runs through October 22, 2017.
Featuring nearly 100 objects by more than fifty artists from the museum’s collections as well as others borrowed from collectors and artists, the work on view in Into the Future will be in such various media as traditional clothing and jewelry, pottery and weaving, photography and video, through to comics, and on into cyberspace.
Diego Romero vs the End of Art
February 12, 2017 through January 1, 2018
For decades, California born Cochiti potter Diego Romero has created autobiographical artworks. Romero’s pieces encompass his Pueblo Indian history, his father’s Korean War stories, and his relationships with women, family, substances, and art. Diego’s work lays bare the life fantastic of one regular guy.