Strong Statements features six thought-provoking works, each by a contemporary native artist. The work of Melanie Yazzie, David P. Bradley, Harry Fonseca, James Luna, Jesse Cooday, and Judith Lowry challenges stereotypes and explores issues that affect American Indians including corruption and violence in the casino industry, racism, addiction, and questions of identity.
News & Stories
Artists Melanie Yazzie, Gregg Deal, and Walt Pourier discuss their collaborative Native Arts Artists-in-Residence project at the Denver Art Museum. Action X Community X Togetherness goes through September 10, 2017. More
On Saturday, May 6, Native Arts Artist-in-Residence Gregg Deal will be painting a mural in the Native Arts Studio. Drop by to watch him work and chat about his process and inspiration! More
Watch a video with Native Arts Artist-in-Residence Wendy Red Star and check her out at the DAM. More
Learn about the artist's inspirations (Star Wars, for one) and approaches to artmaking for his exciting exhibition now on view. More