Native American
Art & Craft Collection

"When you know who you are; when your mission is clear
and you burn with the inner fire of unbreakable will;
no cold can touch your heart; no deluge can dampen your purpose.
You know that you are alive."

Chief Seattle

This category includes a wide range of media and styles; from painting and sculpture to photography, folk art and contemporary craft. Primarily consisting of creations by Native Americans, the collection also includes art from artists who have a close connection to the Native American community.

Derrick Yazzie | Walk in Beauty | 16x24 B&W Photo | 222.15
Susan E. Routledge | Corn Talkers 2009
30x30 oil on canvas | 97.14

Leslie Teller Velardez |  Cochiti
Story Teller | 274.15
Matt Yellowman |  Navajo
Small Roadrunner with Red Keds on pole | Wood Carving | 266.15
Derrick Yazzie | Family Blessing |16x24 B&W Photo | 220.15
Harvesting Cactus Fruit - Maricopa 1908 (printed 1980's using same plates) 5.5x7.5 Photogravure  | 177.15
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