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Indigenous Artists of the Americas and Canada

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  • Frida Kahlo (1907 - 1954)
    Frida Kahlo de Rivera, born Magdalena Carmen Frieda Kahlo y Calderón, was a Mexican painter born in Coyoacán. Perhaps best known for her self-portraits, Kahlo's work is remembered for its "pain and pas...
  • Diego Maria de la Concepción Juan Nepomuceno Estanislao de la Rivera Barrientos Acosta y Rodríguez (1886 - 1957)
    He was a prominent Mexican painter born in Guanajuato, Gto, an active communist, and husband of Frida Kahlo (1929–1939 and 1940–1954). His large wall works in fresco helped establish the Mexican Mural ...
  • José de Jesús Alfaro Siqueiros("David Alfaro Siqueiros") (1896 - 1974)
    José de Jesús Alfaro Siqueiros mejor conocido como David Alfaro Siqueiros,2 (Ciudad de México;1 29 de diciembre de 1896 – Cuernavaca; 6 de enero de 1974) fue un pintor y militar mexicano. Es considerad...
  • Maria Tallchief (1925 - 2013)
    From my hero, Maria Tallchief "Maria and her sister were enrolled at Beverly Vista School and it was here that she first felt discrimination because of her heritage. "Some of the students made fun of...
  • Marjorie Tall Chief
    Marjorie Louise Tallchief was a ballerina of the Osage Nation. Tallchief was the first American Indian to be "première danseuse étoile" of the Paris Opera Ballet and performed with the Grand Ballet...

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Canada

Inuit

Ojibwe

  • Eddy Cobiness
  • Norval Morrisseau

Odawa-Potawatomi

  • Daphne Odjig

Dene Suline and Saulteaux

  • Alex Janvier

Oji-Cree

  • Jackson Beardy
  • Carl Ray

United States of America


Alaska


Northwest Region US

Northeast Region US


Southwest Region US

Mesoamerica

Mexico



Central America


South America

Brazil

Illustrators and writers

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