News for Sunday, May 15, 2011

Indian Arts Research Center Debuts Two New Online Exhibits

The Indian Arts Research Center is pleased to debut two new online exhibits, curated by Anne Ray Native Interns Gloria Bell and Teresa Montoya.

Familiar Webs
Familiar Webs
Trading Concepts
Trading Concepts

Familiar Webs: An Exploration of Collecting Practices at the Indian Arts Research Center and Beyond

Many factors influenced how Native American cultural materials have been collected in the last century. This exhibit explores the history of collecting by both individuals and institutions and examines changes in contemporary practice.

Trading Concepts: Re-Visions of Southwest Artistic Heritage

Trade and adaptation are universal concepts that have helped communities all over the world survive and grow throughout history. This exhibit focuses on these concepts and how they relate to the Southwestern United States.

For additional information about SAR’s online exhibits or class visits, please visit resources.

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