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FAAM No. 12, Fall 2016


First American Art Magazine No. 12, Fall 2016

Issue No. 12, Fall 2016



  • Archival Art by Matthew Ryan Smith, PhD
  • Science Fiction Imagery in Native Art by Suzanne Newman Fricke, PhD
  • Lloyd Kiva New by Roy Boney Jr. (Cherokee Nation)
  • Contemporary Native Art in Britain by Stephanie Pratt, PhD (Dakota)
  • Three Artists You Should Know by America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)

Artist Profiles

  • Colin Coonsis: Zuni Jeweler and Lapidarian by Miranda Belarde-Lewis, PhD (Zuni-Tlingit)
  • Jennifer Moquino: Santa Clara Ceramic Artist by RoseMary Diaz (Santa Clara Tewa)
  • Nelda Schrupp: Pheasant Rump Nakota Jeweler and Silversmith by Mark Herndon
  • Preston Singletary: Tlingit Glass Artist by Jean Merz-Edwards


  • Recent Developments
  • Seven Directions: Linley B. Logan (Seneca)
  • Exploring Native Graphic Design: Jodi Webster (HoChunk-Potawatomi) by Matthew Ryan Smith, PhD
  • Art+Literature: Orlando White (Diné) with visuals by Quinn Smallboy (Cree) by Matthew Ryan Smith, PhD
  • In Memoriam:
    • Brian Honyouti (Hopi) by Zena Pearlstone, PhD
    • Norman Tait (Nisga’a) by America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)
    • Ed Wapp (Wahpeconiah) Jr. (Comanche) by Teri Greeves (Kiowa-Comanche)
    • John Julius Wilnoty (Eastern Band Cherokee) by Lambert G. Wilson.
  • Calendar
  • Art Exhibit Reviews

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