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“There is no other experience like being at a tribal art school—being amongst your peers, being taught by people who are from your heritage.”

Alica J. Mteuzi

(Caddo Nation, Cheyenne-Arapaho)

“I produce paintings as a result of timekeeping. If I am not being productive artistically, I am not leaving an imprint of my existence. I enjoy the arts process immensely and IAIA has helped further my work.”

Daniel McCoy Jr. ’16

(Muscogee Creek/Citizen Band of Potawatomi)

“IAIA gave me the tools to further expand my artistry and talents and I give praise and appreciation to the Institute for all it has offered to me.”

George Alexander

(Muscogee Creek)








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2023 IAIA Fall Powwow

Sat, October 7, 11:00 am5:00 pm

Save the date for the 2023 IAIA Fall Powwow on Saturday, October 7, 2023, from 11 am–5 pm (MDT).

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Inspirations Sareya Taylor and Kathleen Wall

Inspirations Sareya Taylor and Kathleen Wall

Sareya Taylor (White Mountain Apache Tribe and Navajo) and Kathleen Wall (Jemez Pueblo) ‘14 were honored in Girls, Inc. of Santa Fe’s publication, Inspirations: Celebrating Strong, Smart, and Bold New Mexican Women and Girls 2023.