Indigenous art. Indigenous perspectives.

FAAM No. 31, Summer 2021

FAAM No. 31, Summer 2021 with Lisa Holt and Harlan Reano's artwork

Cover artwork: “Pegasus Unicorn,” ceramic sculpture by Lisa Holt (Cochiti) and Harlan Reano (Kewa)

Issue No. 31, Summer 2021 (July–Sept.)



  • Cochiti Mono Figures
    By Suzanne Newman Fricke, PhD
  • Connecting New Pathways: Centering Native Public Art in Tulsa
    By Mason Whitehorn Powell (Osage)
  • The Last Great Indian Art Movement of the 20th Century: IAIA Painters of the 1960s
    By Alfred Young Man, PhD (Chippewa-Cree)
  • Jeff Kahm’s Geometric Vision
    By W. Jackson Rushing III, PhD

Artist Profiles

  • Sally Black: Navajo Basket Maker
    By Kelly Church (Pottawatomi/Ottawa/Ojibwe)
  • Ryan Gashweseoma: Hopi Carver
    By Michelle J. Lanteri
  • Kenneth Johnson: Muscogee/Seminole Jeweler
    By Michole Eldred (Catawba/Eastern Cherokee descent)
  • Arigon Starr: Kickapoo/Mvskoke Artist, Musician, Playwright, and Actor
    By Stacy Pratt, PhD (Mvskoke)


  • Recent Developments
  • Seven Directions: Jackie Sevier (Northern Arapaho)
  • Art+Literature: Tommy Orange: Cheyenne/Arapaho Novelist
    By Matthew Ryan Smith, PhD
    Artwork by Carlin Bear Don’t Walk (Northern Cheyenne/Crow)
  • Exhibition Reviews
  • Book Reviews
  • Music Review
  • In Memoriam
    • Lee Marmon (Laguna, 1925–2021)
      By America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)
    • Ethel Vigil (Santa Clara, 1950–2021)
      By RoseMary Diaz (Santa Clara Pueblo)

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