Lines of Lineage: The Influence of Ancestry on Contemporary Native Artists

  • Open in the Aapisa' Art Gallery during daily business hours

  • 💲Free & open to the public

This exhibit honors Native American art, family and creative traditions that are shared between generations through an art show celebrating family bonds and cultural ties that inspire contemporary Native American artists.

Lines of Lineage: The Influence of Ancestry on Contemporary Native Artists highlights modern Chickasaw artists, as well as Cherokee, Kiowa, Muscogee (Creek), Ponca and Sac & Fox tribal artists. This exhibit speaks to the memories, stories and experiences that connect each artist to his or her tribal lineage and pays tribute to the art-making families who carry forward and pass down their unique artistic traditions.

Exhibit is on display in the Aapisaꞌ Art Gallery through April 28.

Upcoming Events

  • 10:00AM

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    Noted by the award-winning Larsen as one of his...

    Dec. 1 2018 - Dec. 31 Portraits of Elders
  • 10:00AM

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  • 1:00PM

    Enjoy a hands-on, fun and educational experience at the Chickasaw Cultural Center!

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    Oct. 17 - Nov. 21 Ayowa' Garden to Gourmet Agritours