Indigenous art. Indigenous perspectives.

FAAM No. 13, Winter 2016/17


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Issue No. 13, Winter 2016/17



  • Zapotec Weaving: The Resurgence of a Cultural Artform by Kevin Simpson
  • An Indigenous Tattoo Reawakening by Lars Krutak, PhD
  • The Tom and Mary James/Raymond James Financial Art Collection by Michole Eldred (Catawba-Eastern Band Cherokee)
  • Neoglyphix Travels North by Martina Dawley (Hualapi-Diné), PhD, and Dawn Biddison

Artist Profiles

  • Norman Akers: Osage Painter and Printmaker by Jean Merz-Edwards
  • Ronald Senungetuk: Iñupiaq Interdisciplinary Artist and Educator by Nadia Jackinsky, PhD (Alutiiq)
  • Marie Watt: Seneca Installation Artist by heather ahtone (Choctaw-Chickasaw)
  • Margaret Roach Wheeler: Chickasaw Textile Artist by Vicki Monks (Chickasaw)


  • Recent Developments
  • Water Is Life: Native Artists Show Solidarity for Water Protectors at Standing Rock
  • Seven Directions: Callie Chunestudy (Cherokee Nation)
  • Exploring Native Graphic Design: Damian Jim (Diné) by Matthew Ryan Smith, PhD
  • Art+Literature: Esther Belin (Diné) by RoseMary Diaz (Santa Clara Texas)
  • Spotlight: We Remain Haudenosaunee by Carla Hemlock (Mohawk)
  • In Memoriam:
    • Clara Neptune Keezer (Passamaquoddy) by America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)
    • Carm Little Turtle (Apache-Tarahumara) by America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)
    • Rollie Grandbois (Turtle Mountain Chippewa) by RoseMary Diaz (Santa Clara Tewa)
    • Daphne Odjig (Odawa-Potawatomi) by Denise Neil-Binion (Delaware-Cherokee)
    • Marcus Alfred (Kwakwaka’wakw) by America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)
    • Annie Pootoogook (Inuk) by Matthew Ryan Smith, PhD
  • Calendar
  • Art Exhibit Reviews

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