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Indigenous Artists of the Americas and Canada

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  • Hugh Doak Rankin (1878 - 1956)
  • Vera of the Corn Clan N. Pooyouma (c.1884 - d.)
    Vera Pooyouma, of the Corn Clan. Mother of Rex Pooyouma Hopi Code Talker. Birth date Unknown She lived to be 105 Was a Basketweaver Hopi Basket weaving- Vera Pooyouma and son Rex Pooyouma mention...
  • Steve Reevis (1962 - 2017)
    Steve Reevis, a Browning native who appeared in dozens of films, has passed away at the age of 56. Among the films he was featured in: "Twins," "Dances with Wolves," "Last of the Dogmen," "Fargo," an...
  • Rebecca Belmore
    Rebecca Belmore is an inter-disciplinary Anishinaabekwe artist noted for politically conscious and socially aware performance and installation work. She has performed and exhibited in Canada and intern...
  • Desideria Sanchez (b. - 1982)
    Desideria Montoya Sanchez, San Ildefonso Pueblo, was a sister of Maria Martinez, along with her siblings Maximiliana, Juanita, and Clara. All of them were potters but were best known for the help they ...

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Artists


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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

Uraguay

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