Erica Lord (b.1978)
Artistas / Inupiat / United States

Erica Lord (b.1978)

Some reading and watching Museum of contemporary native arts “Erica Lord – Inupiaq/Athabaskan. Interview by Dasha Shleyeva“ Some exhibitions Off the Map: Landscape in the Native Imagination, NMAI, New York, 2007 Artist’s statement In the context of my individual and cultural framework, I move through different identities, languages, and experiences. As I have grown between … Continue reading

Sonya Kelliher-Combs (b.1969)
Artistas / Inupiat / United States

Sonya Kelliher-Combs (b.1969)

lives in Anchorage, Alaska Artist’s statement Through mixed media painting and sculpture I offer a chronicle of the ongoing struggle for self-definition and identity in the Alaskan context. Through the combination of shared iconography with intensely personal imagery I demonstrate the generative power that each vocabulary has over the other. Similarly, my use of synthetic, … Continue reading