Arthur Amiotte (b.1942)
Artistas / Lakota / United States

Arthur Amiotte (b.1942)

Artist, art historian Born in Pine Ridge, South Dakota Amiotte captures and preserves the history and culture of the Sioux people in his collages, incorporating images and text from his great-grandfather, the artist Standing Bear. Amiotte documents the changes his people had to make to adapt to farming, ranching and the reservation lifestyle. Amiotte has lived and worked at Claude Continue reading

Nadema Agard
Artistas / Cherokee / Lakota / Powhatan / United States

Nadema Agard

Born and raised in New York City and later returned to her maternal ancestral homelands in the Carolinas and her paternal grandmother’s homeland in Virginia after she received a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship. BS in Art Education from New York University; MA in Art and Education from Teacher’s College and was Director of Red Earth Studio in New York City. Continue reading