Issue 17

Past Issue

Native American Art #17

October / November 2018


Departments


54


56

New Acquisition




114

Book Review


Features


62

America’s Heritage

Native American masterworks from the Charles and Valerie Diker Collection arrive at the Met’s American wing

70

A New Understanding

A survey of contemporary Native art at Crystal Bridges reframes American art history

76

Across the Plains

Exhibition highlights for the 2018-2019 season from museums across the United States

98

Voice of America

Southwestern artists in the French Order of Academic Palms.

106

Art Mecca

Karla and Jean-Michel Rendu’s Santa Fe home displays contemporary paintings alongside Indigenous art

Gallery Previews


118

Contemporary Forms

Dancing Rabbit Gallery showcases pottery in a unique online show

122

Dancing Light

Paintings by Shonto Begay on view at Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery

124

Tlingit Formline in the Desert

Self-taught Alaskan artist James Johnson innovates in Phoenix

Events/Fairs


130

Market Strength

Endless crowds and active buyers mark an exciting 97th annual Santa Fe Indian Market

142

Respect for Native Culture

The Objects of Art Show, the Whitehawk Antique Show and the Antique American Indian Art Show saw record crowds and sales in the weeks preceding the Santa Fe Indian Market

145

Southwestern Expanse

The 20th anniversary of the Great Southwestern Antique Show saw stellar results

146

Honoring Family and Heritage

The Cherokee Art Market celebrates Native American art and culture in Tulsa

152

Sharing Culture

The American Indian Arts Marketplace returns to the Autry Museum of the American West for its 28th year

Auctions


154

Solid Balance

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers’ Arts of the American West sale features Native American lots with strong provenance across collecting categories

158

Southwestern Focus

The Saunders collection of Southwestern art and pottery will cross the block during Cowan’s Auctions’ September 21 sale

160

Led by Ledgers

Works from Kiowa artist Etahdleuh Doanmoe help push Heritage Auctions’ June sale to more than $1 million

Galleries in this Issue



Brian Lebel's Old West Events

Brian Lebel's Old West Events

AZ





Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

AZ


Scottsdale Art Auction

Scottsdale Art Auction

AZ





Charley's Navajo Rugs

Charley's Navajo Rugs

CA

Charley's Navajo Rugs

Charley's Navajo Rugs

CA

Gene Quintana Fine Art

Gene Quintana Fine Art

CA

The Schwed Collection

The Schwed Collection

CA

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

CO


Turkey Mountain Traders

Turkey Mountain Traders

CO

Christopher Cardozo Fine Art

Christopher Cardozo Fine Art

MN




Cara Romero Studio & Gallery

Cara Romero Studio & Gallery

NM

Chipeta Trading Company

Chipeta Trading Company

NM





Lyn A. Fox Fine Pueblo Pottery

Lyn A. Fox Fine Pueblo Pottery

NM

Millicent Rogers Museum

Millicent Rogers Museum

NM


New Millennium Fine Art

New Millennium Fine Art

NM

New Millennium Fine Art

New Millennium Fine Art

NM







Tambaran Masterpieces

Tambaran Masterpieces

NY






Artesian Arts Festival

Artesian Arts Festival

OK

Visual Voices: Contemporary Chickasaw Art

Visual Voices: Contemporary Chickasaw Art

OK


The Dancing Rabbit Gallery

The Dancing Rabbit Gallery

TX