Indigenous art. Indigenous perspectives.

FAAM No. 22, Spring 2019


FAAM No. 22Issue No. 22, Spring 2019



  • Creation Story: Navajo Origin Narratives in the Painting of Harrison Begay and Gerald Nailor
    by Jennifer McLerran, PhD
  • The Rhizomes of Repatriation
    by Andrea L. Ferber, PhD
  • The Arc of Guna: From Luis Méndez to the Cosmos
    by Peter Szok, PhD
  • Early Southwest Silversmithing
    by Denise Neil, PhD (Delaware Tribe/Cherokee Nation)

Artist Profiles

  • Chase Kahwinhut Earles: Caddo Ceramic Artist
    by Jean-Merz Edwards
  • Cannupa Hanska Luger: Mandan-Hidatsa-Arikara-Lakota
    by Alicia Inez Guzmán, PhD (Chicana)
  • Leah Mata-Fragua: Northern Chumash Carver, Basket Maker, and Regalia Maker
    by America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)
  • Kathleen Wall: Jemez Ceramic Artist and Painter
    by RoseMary Diaz (Santa Clara Tewa)


  • Recent Developments by Mariah Ashbacher and America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)
  • Seven Directions: Melissa Shaginoff (Ahtna Athabascan/Paiute)
  • Art+Literature: Heid E. Erdrich by Tiffany Midge (Standing Rock Sioux)
  • Collections: Philbrook Museum of Art by Andrea L. Ferber, PhD
  • Spotlight: Key Marco Cat
    by Mariah Ashbacher and America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)
  • In Memoriam:
    • Shan Goshorn (Eastern Band Cherokee)
      by Suzan Shown Harjo, Hon. DFA (Cheyenne/Holdulgee Muscogee)
    • Snowflake Flower (Cochiti)
      by Jonathan Loretto (Cochiti/Jemez)
    • Grey Holy Bull (Cheyenne River Sioux)
      by America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)
    • Jay McGirt (Muscogee/Seminole descent)
      by Tahnee Ahtoneharjo-Growingthunder (Kiowa/Mvskoki/Seminole)
    • Amanda Swimmer (Eastern Band Cherokee)
      by Michole Eldred (Catawba/Eastern Cherokee descent)
  • Calendar
  • Art Exhibition Reviews
  • Book Review
  • Report: Bienal Intercontinental de Arte Indigena, Ancestral, o Milenario
    by America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)

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