Issue 23

Past Issue

Native American Art #23

October / November 2019


Departments


39

ACquisition




48

Market Report



50

Curator Chat



52

Features


84

More than Beautiful

The artwork that hangs in the home of Allan Lokos and Susanna Weiss reflects the meaningful, emotional experiences they’ve had in their lives.

Events/Fairs


140

Valuing Diversity

The Cherokee Art Market gathers more than 150 artists for a weekend of sharing artwork, stories and culture

144

Cultural Creations

Los Angeles’ largest Native American art market returns this November.

146

Around the Plaza

With gorgeous weather and energetic buyers, SWAIA’s Santa Fe Indian Market returns for its 98th year.

154

Back in Santa Fe

Brian Lebel’s Cody Old West Show & Auction makes a triumphant return to Santa Fe.

156

Giving Back

For a number of dealers at the Great Southwestern Antique & Vintage Show, this has been the best year to date.

158

Crowd Service

Enthusiastic collectors gathered for the 41st annual Whitehawk Antique Indian & Ethnographic Art Show.

Auctions


126

Monumental Legacy

Important sculpture works from the George Terasaki Collection will be offered at Sotheby’s in New York City.

128

History Comes Alive

Cowan’s Auctions’ two-day sale of Native American and Western artwork includes a single-owner segment of Plains material.

130

Groundbreaking Aesthetic

Bonhams hosts its inaugural sale dedicated to modern Native American artwork on September 16

132

Rare and Unusual

A wide range of tribal art and other artifacts will hit the auction block at Skinner’s American Indian & Ethnographic Art sale this fall.

134

Diverse Collections

Hindman’s Arts of the American West sale features standout pieces in both the historic and contemporary segments of the market.

136

Top Quality

Heritage Auctions’ June 25 sale of ethnographic art included solid results for significant items.

Special Section


56

The Meaning Behind Northwest Coast Art

A comprehensive dive into the elements that make up the captivating art of the Pacific Northwest.

60

Ceremony, Commerce and Art

The tradition of making Tlingit and Haida pipes is rich with history and cultural significance.

66

Form & Line

An informative primer on the diverse beauty of Northwest Coast Indigenous jewelry.

74

An Enduring Legacy

An inside look at the life and artwork of leading Pacific Northwest Coast carvers from the past and present.

80

Native Northwest

The new state-of-the-art Burke Museum in Seattle opens in October and will feature an expanded and re-envisioned Bill Holm Center for the Study of Northwest Native Art.

82

Coastal Creations

A guide to Northwest Coast artwork available from dealers around the country.

Galleries in this Issue




Brian Lebel's Old West Events

Brian Lebel's Old West Events

AZ









Spirits of the West Coast Art Gallery

Spirits of the West Coast Art Gallery

BC



Turkey Mountain Traders

Turkey Mountain Traders

CO





Chimayo Trading Del Norte

Chimayo Trading Del Norte

NM

Chipeta Trading Company

Chipeta Trading Company

NM

Coalition to Stop Violence Against Native Women

Coalition to Stop Violence Against Native Women

NM


Millicent Rogers Musuem

Millicent Rogers Musuem

NM






Artesian Arts Festival

Artesian Arts Festival

OK





Reading Public Museum

Reading Public Museum

PA


The Dancing Rabbit Gallery

The Dancing Rabbit Gallery

TX