Issue 22

Past Issue

Native American Art #22

August / September 2019


Gallery Previews


260

Powers Combined

Blue Rain Gallery’s annual Native American art showcase brings together a range of works from top artists

262

Going Big

Greyshoes (Upton Ethelbah Jr.) presents large-scale sculptures at an upcoming Manitou Galleries show

264

Phenomena

Eleven premier Native American artists come together for a celebration of traditional and contemporary art at King Galleries

266

Past and Present

An exhibition at Lyn A. Fox Fine Pueblo Pottery features utilitarian pottery and figurines from the 19th century and designs by contemporary artist Harlan Reano

268

Iconic Forms

Twenty-five historic Pueblo pots will be on display at Morning Star Gallery

270

Pottery in Paint

Authentic Traditions Gallery presents new paintings by Zuni artist Anthony Gchachu

Events/Fairs


272

Artistry and History

The sixth annual Antique American Indian Art Show highlights the traditions of Native American art.

276

One-of-a-Kind Artworks

The 10th annual Objects of Art Santa Fe Show opens August 8

278

Endless Treasures

The Whitehawk Antique Indian & Ethnographic Art Show brings world-class art and antiques to Santa Fe.

282

Southwest Selects

The Great Southwestern Antique Show unveils a new look and a wide array of antiques for its 21st year.

284

Contemporary Showcase

A two-day curated exhibition featuring Native American art and performances premieres at La Fonda on the Plaza this August

Special Section


74

Map

Galleries, event venues, museums and more—find your way around Santa Fe.

76

Event Calendar

Make the most of Native Art Week with this detailed and comprehensive listing of events in and around Santa Fe.

95

Path to Market

A photo essay by Gabriella Marks

95

Insights

Our columnists dive deep into the world of artwork and artists who make it to Market.

106

Wool of the Earth

Raising sheep by hand and shearing them herself, Indian Market veteran Lola Cody is a self-sustaining powerhouse in the weaving world.

118

Heishi—Living Design

A central aspect of Pueblo jewelry design, the bead continues to play an important role in contemporary Native art

128

Fearless Fashion

The Santa Fe Indian Market Haute Couture Fashion Show has been paving the way for Native fashion designers since its debut—and this year is no exception

138

Spirit Beings

Author Barry Walsh turns his attention to contemporary katsina carvers and offers insight on who to collect right now

150

Insubordination, Narration and History: Modern and Historical Ledger Art

A comprehensive look into the rich narrative surrounding ledger art, from its early beginnings to artists participating in this year’s Indian Market

158

Paint & Paper

Painters Jason Parrish and Tokeya Waci U Richardson share merchandise artist duties at this year’s market

164

Down to Earth

The friendships that Howard and Joy Berlin share with the artists they collect form the backbone of their collection

178

Around Market

More previews of events happening as a part of Indian Market.

189

Market Guide

A complete guide to all of the categories Indian Market has to offer with insights from experts.

240

Buyer’s Guide

Connect directly with artists, including booth numbers, so you can start planning for your new acquisitions.

Galleries in this Issue


Christopher Cardozo Fine Art

Christopher Cardozo Fine Art





Arizona Heritage Center

Arizona Heritage Center

AZ






Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery

Mark Sublette Medicine Man Gallery

AZ




Vicki Turbeville Southwestern Jewelry

Vicki Turbeville Southwestern Jewelry

CA



Native American Collections

Native American Collections

CO

Turkey Mountain Traders

Turkey Mountain Traders

CO

Native American Indian & Western Art Show

Native American Indian & Western Art Show

IL






Adrian Standing Elk Pinnecoose, Saige LaFountain, Samuel LaFountain

Adrian Standing Elk Pinnecoose, Saige LaFountain, Samuel LaFountain

NM

Altermann Galleries & Auctioneers

Altermann Galleries & Auctioneers

NM


Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery

Andrea Fisher Fine Pottery

NM

Authentic Traditions Gallery

Authentic Traditions Gallery

NM

Authentic Traditions Gallery

Authentic Traditions Gallery

NM



Brian Label's Old West Events

Brian Label's Old West Events

NM

Buffalo Barry's Indian Art

Buffalo Barry's Indian Art

NM

Buffalo Barry's Indian Art

Buffalo Barry's Indian Art

NM

Cara Romero photography

Cara Romero photography

NM

Cara Romero photography

Cara Romero photography

NM



Chipeta Trading Company

Chipeta Trading Company

NM



Couse-Sharp Historic Site

Couse-Sharp Historic Site

NM

Cowboys & Indians Antiques

Cowboys & Indians Antiques

NM

Daughters of the Trade

Daughters of the Trade

NM




Farahnheight Fine Art

Farahnheight Fine Art

NM

Farahnheight Fine Art

Farahnheight Fine Art

NM






Folwell Santa Clara Contemporary Pottery

Folwell Santa Clara Contemporary Pottery

NM






James Compton Historic Native American Art

James Compton Historic Native American Art

NM





John Moran Auctioneers

John Moran Auctioneers

NM

John Moran Auctioneers

John Moran Auctioneers

NM


Keshi The Zuni Connection

Keshi The Zuni Connection

NM






Long Ago & Far Away Gallery

Long Ago & Far Away Gallery

NM

Lyn A. Fox Pueblo Pottery

Lyn A. Fox Pueblo Pottery

NM

Lyn A. Fox Pueblo Pottery

Lyn A. Fox Pueblo Pottery

NM










Miles and Miles Trading

Miles and Miles Trading

NM

Miles and Miles Trading

Miles and Miles Trading

NM

Millicent Rogers Museum

Millicent Rogers Museum

NM

Montecristi Custom Hat Works

Montecristi Custom Hat Works

NM


Museum of Contemporary Native Arts

Museum of Contemporary Native Arts

NM

Museum of Indian Arts + Culture

Museum of Indian Arts + Culture

NM

Museum of Indian Arts + Culture

Museum of Indian Arts + Culture

NM

Native Jewelers Society

Native Jewelers Society

NM

Native Jewelers Society

Native Jewelers Society

NM

New Millennium Fine Art

New Millennium Fine Art

NM

New Millennium Fine Art

New Millennium Fine Art

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

Objects of Art Santa Fe

Objects of Art Santa Fe

NM




Pottery of the Southwest

Pottery of the Southwest

NM




Robert Nichols Gallery

Robert Nichols Gallery

NM




Steve Elmore Indian Art

Steve Elmore Indian Art

NM

Steve Elmore Indian Art

Steve Elmore Indian Art

NM





The Antique American Indian Art Show

The Antique American Indian Art Show

NM

The Dancing Rabbit Gallery

The Dancing Rabbit Gallery

NM

The Dancing Rabbit Gallery

The Dancing Rabbit Gallery

NM




Troy Sice & Ray Tsalate

Troy Sice & Ray Tsalate

NM











Whitehawk Antique Indian & Ethnographic Art Show

Whitehawk Antique Indian & Ethnographic Art Show

NM

Windsor Betts Art Brokerage House

Windsor Betts Art Brokerage House

NM




Matt Wood's Antique American Indian Art, LLC

Matt Wood's Antique American Indian Art, LLC

WA

Fighting Bear Antiques

Fighting Bear Antiques

WY