The Horse Nation of the Očhéthi Šakówiŋ
Horse Nation is a new exhibition that explores how horses shape the history, spirituality, and culture of the Dakota, Nakhota, and Lakhota people, collectively known as the Očhéthi Šakówiŋ or the Seven Council Fires.
On View: June 7th – October 8th.
1414 E. Franklin Ave
Minneapolis ( map )
The exhibition features more than 30 artworks—including paintings, textiles, film, and beadwork—by nationally renowned contemporary Native American artists. More of the exhibition will be on view at the Minneapolis Institute of Art and Two Rivers Gallery throughout the summer.
All My Relations Arts and Keith BraveHeart present A Buffalo Nation: Creating Community, a participatory art project that responds to the common, ongoing threats to our environment and cultures. The resulting installations will be revealed at Indigenous Peoples Day 2018.
About the Artist and Curator
Keith BraveHeart, Oglala Lakota, received his BFA from the Institute of American Indian Arts and MFA from the University of South Dakota. A painter and education, Keith is dedicated to community-based art initiatives.
For information on education programming, please contact The Red Cloud Indian School Heritage Center at (605) 867-5491 x2247 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org