Issue 10

Current Issue

Native American Art #10

August / September 2017


Features


85

Path to Market

A photo essay by Gabriella Marks

96

The Out-of-Towners

Meet SWAIA artists who travel from non-southwestern states to come to Market

106

The Stories That Rest between the Metal, the Torch and the Stones

Leading female Native American jewelers share their histories, techniques and inspirations

116

Paying it Forward

An act of kindness began painter Micqaela Jones’ first Indian Market and kindness is what she brings back year after year

126

The New Native Renaissance

After more than a century of ups—and downs—Native American filmmaking surges forward with old and new talent

136

Beauty & Form

SWAIA board member Daniel Crane has curated a dynamic contemporary Native American art collection

150

Spoken Through Clay

A groundbreaking new book based on the pottery collection of Eric S. Dobkin focuses on artists speaking about their own work

Gallery Previews


246

Sky World

Preston Singletary’s glass totems are showcased at Blue Rain Gallery

250

A Family Tradition

Nancy Youngblood and Chris Youngblood show pottery at Lyn A. Fox Fine Pueblo Pottery

254

Dance Wand

The work of Ramona Sakiestewa are exhibited in a solo show at TAI Modern

284

Bringing Friends Together

Zoe Urness and Lehi Growing Thunder Eagle collaborate on a new gallery in Santa Fe

Events/Fairs


268

Native Relics

American Indian antique experts gather in Santa Fe for the Antique American Indian Art Show

272

Windows to the Past

Antique Indian and ethnographic materials return to Santa Fe for the 39th annual Whitehawk show

276

Crossing Cultures

The eighth annual Objects of Art Santa Fe presents historic and contemporary art from around the world.

280

Vintage Southwest

The Great Southwestern Antique Show celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love.

282

Shared Passions

Native American jewelry and Navajo weavings are showcased during an annual event at Inn and Spa at Loreto.

286

Rooted in Tradition

The second annual Zuni Show presents art and culture from the Pueblo

Auctions


288

Noteworthy Examples

More than 70 lots of Native American art will cross the block during Altermann Galleries & Auctioneers’ two-day August sale.

Special Section


67

The Official Guide to the 2017 Santa Fe Indian Market


Galleries in this Issue


Christopher Cardozo Fine Art

Christopher Cardozo Fine Art




Bonner David Galleries

Bonner David Galleries

AZ

Brian Lebel's Old West Events

Brian Lebel's Old West Events

AZ




Museum of Northern Arizona

Museum of Northern Arizona

AZ



Territorial Indian Arts & Antiques

Territorial Indian Arts & Antiques

AZ

Turquoise Tortoise Gallery

Turquoise Tortoise Gallery

AZ



Charley's Navajo Rugs

Charley's Navajo Rugs

CA

John Moran Auctioneers

John Moran Auctioneers

CA

John Moran Auctioneers

John Moran Auctioneers

CA

Debra Sherman's Dancing Wolf Gallery

Debra Sherman's Dancing Wolf Gallery

CO

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers

CO


Native American Collections–Unique & Contemporary

Native American Collections–Unique & Contemporary

CO

Turkey Mountain Traders

Turkey Mountain Traders

CO


Thomas Lull Indian Art

Thomas Lull Indian Art

MN





Altermann Galleries & Auctioneers

Altermann Galleries & Auctioneers

NM

Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery

Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery

NM







Chaco Hotel New Mexico

Chaco Hotel New Mexico

NM

Chase Kahwinhut Earles

Chase Kahwinhut Earles

NM


Chris Pruitt, Marla Allison, Pat Pruitt

Chris Pruitt, Marla Allison, Pat Pruitt

NM



Dina Huntinghorse Jewelry Studio

Dina Huntinghorse Jewelry Studio

NM


Don Siegel Chipeta Trading Company

Don Siegel Chipeta Trading Company

NM





Fortune Huntinghorse Jewelry

Fortune Huntinghorse Jewelry

NM






Heritage Hotels & Resorts, Inc

Heritage Hotels & Resorts, Inc

NM




Keshi, the Zuni Connection

Keshi, the Zuni Connection

NM




Kristen Dorsey Designs

Kristen Dorsey Designs

NM

La Fonda On The Plaza

La Fonda On The Plaza

NM



Lyn A. Fox Fine Pueblo Pottery

Lyn A. Fox Fine Pueblo Pottery

NM

Lyn A. Fox Fine Pueblo Pottery

Lyn A. Fox Fine Pueblo Pottery

NM

Lyn A. Fox Fine Pueblo Pottery

Lyn A. Fox Fine Pueblo Pottery

NM




Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery

Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery

NM

Miles and Miles Trading

Miles and Miles Trading

NM

Montecristi Custom Hat Works

Montecristi Custom Hat Works

NM

Moons and Butterflies

Moons and Butterflies

NM



Mountain Trails Fine Art

Mountain Trails Fine Art

NM

Museum of Contemporary Native Arts

Museum of Contemporary Native Arts

NM

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

NM




New Millennium Fine Art

New Millennium Fine Art

NM

New Millennium Fine Art

New Millennium Fine Art

NM


Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

NM

Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

Nizhoni Ranch Gallery

NM

Objects of Art Santa Fe

Objects of Art Santa Fe

NM


Passport to Pueblo Country Fine Art Gallery

Passport to Pueblo Country Fine Art Gallery

NM


Robert Nichols Gallery

Robert Nichols Gallery

NM


Roxanne Swentzell Tower Gallery

Roxanne Swentzell Tower Gallery

NM



Santa Fe Little Bird Gallery

Santa Fe Little Bird Gallery

NM


Sherwoods Spirit of America

Sherwoods Spirit of America

NM


The Antique American Indian Art Show Santa Fe

The Antique American Indian Art Show Santa Fe

NM

The Couse-Sharp Historic Site

The Couse-Sharp Historic Site

NM

The Dancing Rabbit Gallery

The Dancing Rabbit Gallery

NM

The Great Southwestern Charity Antique & Vintage Show

The Great Southwestern Charity Antique & Vintage Show

NM

The Owings Gallery on Palace

The Owings Gallery on Palace

NM

The Owings Gallery on Palace

The Owings Gallery on Palace

NM

















Windsor Betts Art Brokerage House

Windsor Betts Art Brokerage House

NM











National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

OK

Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve

Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve

OK



The Adopt-A-Native-Elder Program

The Adopt-A-Native-Elder Program

UT

The Bennington Center for the Arts

The Bennington Center for the Arts

VT

Antique American Indian Art, Inc.

Antique American Indian Art, Inc.

WA

Fighting Bear Antiques

Fighting Bear Antiques

WY