Indigenous art. Indigenous perspectives.

FAAM No. 17, Winter 2017/18


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Issue No. 17, Winter 2017/18



  • Benjamin Nicholas & Belize’s Garifuna Painters by Peter Szok, PhD
  • Indigeneity at documenta 14 by Andrea L. Ferber, PhD
  • Jacinto & the Oracular World of Wixárika Beadwork by Kevin Simpson
  • The Keshi Foundation: Dreaming Big for Artists of Zuni Pueblo by Staci Golar

Artist Profiles

  • Christi Belcourt: Michif Painter by Jean Merz-Edwards
  • Jordan Bennett: Mi’kmaq Interdisciplinary Artist by Matthew Ryan Smith, PhD
  • Luzene Hill: Eastern Band Cherokee Interdisciplinary Artist by Suzanne Newman Fricke, PhD
  • Pedro O. Zepeda: Seminole Canoe Maker & Ceramic Artist by Michole Eldred (Catawba-Eastern Band Cherokee)


  • Recent Developments
  • Seven Directions: Mike Patten (Cree)
  • Spotlight: Navajo Elder Waiting by Monty Little (Navajo) by Michelle Lanteri
  • Art+Lit: Mary Black (Ojibwe) with April Holder (Sac & Fox-Wichita-Tonkawa) by Matthew Ryan Smith, PhD
  • In Memoriam:
    • Tony Hunt Jr. (Kwakwaka’wakw) by America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)
    • Don Tenoso (Hunkpapa Lakota) by Christina E. Burke
  • Calendar compiled by Matthew Bearden (Citizen Potawatomi-Kickapoo)
  • Art Exhibition Reviews, Book Reviews, Music Review, and Reports

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