Artist-in-Residence (A-i-R) Journal
This journal is a forum for IAIA students to write about contemporary Native American and First Nations artists participating in the A-i-R programs.
Meghann O’Brien, a Haida, Kwakwaka’wakw, and Irish artist, is particularly known her fine Chilkat and Ravenstail weavings. O’Brien shares her personal experiences and artistic philosophies as she explores ethical fashion.
Diné fashion designer Orlando Dugi captures people’s imaginations with his world of glittering glamour. At IAIA, Dugi focused on bringing several dresses from his Fall/Winter 2018 collection to life.
Oglala Lakota artist and IAIA alumnus Micheal Two Bulls, guided by a commitment to his community, used his time in residence to develop work for Takuwe, an exhibition raising awareness of the 1890 Wounded Knee massacre.
(Montana Akamihk Cree Nation)
IAIA Research Center for Contemporary Native Arts
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