Here, Now, and Always

July 2, 2022 – July 9, 2026 @ 12:00 am – After 25 years, now fully renewed and reimagined, Here, Now and Always showcases never-before seen items, state of the art technology, and the next generation’s perspectives, illustrating the ways in which the past informs the future, and further positioning MIAC as a world-renowned resource for understanding Native lives, arts, and cultures today. Information at Museum of […]

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Mary Jackson Modern and Contemporary Gallery

October 17, 2022 – December 31, 2025 @ 12:00 am – Works in this gallery were created over the past forty years by artists who are native to the area, who have worked here, or who have created objects that reflect the complex story of the region. The works are grouped to reflect several themes including the southern landscape, the human figure, abstraction, and the legacy […]

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We Were Basket Makers Before We Were Pueblo People: Pueblo Baskets in Context

November 11, 2022 – January 31, 2024 @ All Day – This exhibition features nine Pueblo baskets and the words of Pueblo artists and knowledge holders Christopher Lewis (Zuni), Louie Garcia (Tiwa/Piro), Paul Tosa (Jemez), Madeline Tosa (Jemez Pueblo), Jilli Oyenque (Ohkay Owingeh), and Brian Vallo (Acoma), facilitated by anthropologist and guest-curator Dr. Bruce Bernstein. Information at Maxwell Museum of Anthropology

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Conversing With The Land: Native North American Baskets of the Maxwell Museum Collection

November 11, 2022 – January 31, 2024 @ All Day – Co-curated by Curator of Exhibitions Devorah Romanek, Curator of Ethnology Lea McChesney, and artist Cael Chappell, the exhibit features more than 170 baskets made by Indigenous artists from across North America between 1000+ years ago and 2021. The museum is  profoundly grateful to the many basket makers and cultural knowledge holders who shared their insights […]

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Creations of Spirit

January 28, 2023 – October 1, 2023 @ 12:00 am – Exhibition will immerse visitors in the Indigenous Plateau worldview, reflecting knowledge systems of tribes along the Columbia River and its tributaries.Six Native artists commissioned for this new, original exhibition are creating artwork that will be used in Native communities before arriving at the Museum. The original works will be supplemented with pieces on loan from […]

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Breaking Traditions, Saving Traditions: Elsie Allen and the Legacy Of Pomo Basketry

March 3, 2023 – December 22, 2023 @ 12:00 am – The Elsie Allen Pomo Basket Collection consists of over 130 masterfully woven baskets, ranging from the size of a pencil eraser to nearly 40 inches across, and spanning in date from the late 1800s to the 1980s. Information and hours at Santa Rosa Junior Multicultural Museum

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Craft Forms 2023

April 3, 2023 – September 13, 2023 @ 12:00 am – Accepted Media: Basketry, ceramics, decorative fiber, furniture, glass, jewelry, metal, mixed media, paper, wearable art, and wood, as well as submissions created utilizing CAD/CAM technologies and 3D printing tools. Information at Wayne Art Center – CaFÉ

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Sharing Honors and Burdens: Renwick Invitational 2023

May 26, 2023 – March 31, 2024 @ 12:00 am – Sharing Honors and Burdens: Renwick Invitational 2023 features artists Joe Feddersen (Arrow Lakes/Okanagan), Lily Hope (Tlingit), Ursala Hudson (Tlingit), Erica Lord (Athabaskan/Iñupiat), Geo Neptune (Passamaquoddy), and Maggie Thompson (Fond du Lac Ojibwe). Together, these artists present a fresh and nuanced vision of Native American art. The artists were selected for their work that expresses the […]

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