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FAAM Tenth-Anniversary Celebration

First American Art Magazine is celebrating our tenth anniversary this spring! We are hosting two celebration events, one in Tulsa,…


FAAM has a new address!

The company who received our mail, PostNet, is going out of business due to COVID-19. We are sorry to see…


Inuit Communities in Canada

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FAAM No. 38, Spring 2023

FAAM No. 38, Spring 2023. Cover art: "Elizah Leonard," photograph and beadwork by Tom Jones (Ho-Chunk), 2019.

Issue No. 38, Spring 2023



  • Justice, Sovereignty, and Honor: Legacy of the Tunica Treasure
    By Stacy Pratt, PhD (Mvskoke)
  • IndigiPopX Returns!
    By Stacy Pratt, PhD (Mvskoke), and Shelley Patrick (Mvskoke)
  • State of the Art: Restoration and Reset at the Oklahoma State Capitol
    By Paige Willett (Citizen Potawatomi)
  • We Have Words for Art: The First American Art Magazine Story
    By America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)
  • Reader Survey Results

Artist Profiles

  • Allan Houser

    Allan Houser (Chiricahua Apache, 1994–1994), "As Long as the Waters Flow," 1989, bronze, 162 × 76 in., Oklahoma State Capitol Art Collection, commissioned by the State Capitol Preservation Commission. Photo: KS OKC (CC BY 3.0).

    Orlando Dugi: Diné Fashion Designer and Beadwork Artist
    By Chadd Scott

  • Anita Fields: Osage/Muscogee Ceramic & Textile Artist
    By Matthew Ryan Smith, PhD
  • Tom Jones: Ho-Chunk Photographer
    By Stacy J. Platt
  • Erin Shaw: Chickasaw/Choctaw Painter
    By Michole Eldred (Catawba/Eastern Cherokee descent)

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FAAM No 38, Spring 2023

Issue No. 38, Spring 2023 (April–June) Locations US, New Mexico $9.74 USD US, other than NM $8.99 USD Canada $9.99…


FAAM No 38, Spring 2023

Issue No. 38, Spring 2023 (April–June) Locations US, New Mexico $9.74 USD US, other than NM $8.99 USD Canada $9.99…

FAAM Contributing Editor Stacy Pratt wins the 2022 Rabkin Prize

Stacy Pratt, PhD (Mvskoke), is one of eight visual art journalists to win the 2022 Rabkin Prize. The Dorothea and Leo Rabkin Foundation recognizes “the essential visual art journalist working in [their]  part of the country.” Read more...

Feedspot chose First American Art Magazine as one of its "Top 10 Art Magazines And Ezines To Follow In 2018"

Library Journal chose First American Art Magazine as one of the Best Magazines Launched in 2013

Library Journal, based in New York and founded in 1876, selects ten of the best magazines launched each year. We were chosen in the top ten, alongside magazines from Sweden and Italy. Read more...

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