Indigenous art. Indigenous perspectives.

Issue No. 6, Spring 2015


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Issue No. 6, Spring 2015



  • Grupo Sotz’il, Maya Theater in Guatemala, by Heidi McKinnon
  • Carl Ray, Indigenous Representation, and the Sacred Lands, by Matthew Ryan Smith
  • Tarahumara People and Their Art, by Cathy Short (Potawatomi)
  • A Brief History of the Hoop Dance, by RoseMary Diaz (Santa Clara Pueblo)

Artist Profiles

  • Judith Lowry, Mountain Maidu-Pit River-Washoe painter, by Melissa Melero (Fallon Paiute-Modoc)
  • Nadia Myre, Kitigan Zibi Algonquin interdisciplinary artist, by Matthew Ryan Smith
  • Alex J. Peña, Comanche-Pawnee-San Ildefonso Painter, by Suzanne Newman Fricke
  • Troy Sice, Zuni sculptor, by America Meredith (Cherokee Nation)


  • Recent Developments (news)
  • Seven Directions with Gloria Bell (Métis)
  • Literature + Art: interview with Cedar Sigo (Suquamish), by Reid Gómez (Navajo), with art by Topaz Jones (Shoshone-Paiute Tribes of the Duck Valley Reservation)
  • Exploring Native Graphic Design: Byting Willows, by Katja Lehmann
  • In Memoriam
    • Gina Gray (Osage Nation), by Louis Gray (Osage Nation)
    • Bob Hicks (Muscogee Creek), by Joseph Erb (Cherokee Nation)
    • Josephine Wapp (Comanche), by Ed Wapp Jr. (Comanche-Sac and Fox)
  • Art Exhibit Reviews
  • Book Reviews
  • Show Report

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