Some Indigenous artists are pushing the envelope. Potters, painters and sculptors are creating works that stretch what’s considered traditional. We will take a look at how Native art is evolving and how artists are invoking tradition in new and innovative ways.
Pat Pruitt (Pueblo of Laguna) – metal smith
Dyani White Hawk (Sičháŋǧu Lakota) – artist and curator
Jonathan Thunder (Red Lake Band of Ojibwe) – painter and an animator
Dr. Manuela Well-Off-Man – chief curator for IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native arts
Break music: Understanding (song) Larry Redhouse (artist) Spirit Progression (album)