RECENT FELLOWSHIP AWARDS

2016 Native Arts & Cultures Foundation National Artist Fellowship Award
2015 NCECA Multicultural Fellowship Award. National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts, Rhode Island

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

2017 CSIA-Nitassina Visiting Artist in Residence. Orenda Gallery. Paris France
2017 Global Scholar in Residence. HIES. Atlanta GA
2017 Center for Creativity and the Arts Artist in Residence. FSU Fresno CA
2017 School of Arts & Communication’s Visiting Artists and Scholars Lecture Series Artist in Residence. OSU Corvallis OR
2017 Map(ing) Biennial Artist in Residence. ASU School of Arts Tempe AZ
2016 Institute of American Indian Arts Artist in Residence. IAIA Santa Fe NM
2015 RASMUSON FOUNDATION Artist in Residence. Native Art Center at University of Alaska, Alaska
2015 PLAINS ART MUSEUM Ceramic Artist in Residence. Plains Art Museum Creative Art Center, North Dakota

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2017 DOUBLE NEGATIVE Ingham Chapman Gallery UNM Gallup NM
  • 2017 CONTINGENT BEINGS The Harwood Museum of Art Taos NM
  • 2016 EVERYTHING ANYWHERE The Center for Contemporary Arts Santa Fe NM
  • 2016 RELIQUARY Duhesa Gallery CSU Fort Collins CO
  • 2015 CYCLE, A Land Art Installation Rasmusson Artist in Residence University of Alaska Fairbanks AK
  • 2014 NATIONS, Main Stage Art Installation 25th Annual Bioneers Conference San Rafael CA
  • 2014 EAT PREY, LOVE Blue Rain Gallery Scottsdale AZ
  • 2013 STEREOTYPE: Misconceptions of the Native American Museum of Contemporary Native Arts Santa Fe NM
  • 2013 (NO)Stalgia Axle Contemporary  Santa Fe NM
  • 2011 I LOVE YOU TO DEATH Eggman & Walrus Gallery Santa Fe NM
  • 2011 CHIMERA Roxanne Swentzell's Tower Gallery Pojoque NM 

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

  • Keepers of the Earth Orenda Gallery Paris France
  • We The People Minnesota Museum of American Art St. Paul MN
  • Broken Boxes form & concept Gallery Santa Fe NM
  • 48 Hours Land Trust: 2017 Summit & Exhibition REDLINE Contemporary Art Center Denver CO
  • WATER LINE: A Creative Exchange Metropolitan State University of Denver’s Center for Visual Art Denver CO
  • Connective Tissue: New Approaches to Fiber in Contemporary Native Art Museum of Contemporary Native Art Santa Fe NM
  • Winter Count: We Are In Crisis Video Installation Washington Project for the Arts Washington DC
  • NEO NATIVE: Toward New Mythologies Maloof Foundation Rancho Cucamonga CA
  • Louder Than Words: Indigenous American Art and Activism Idyllwild Arts Idyllwild CA
  • Standing Rock: Art and Solidarity, Curation Advisor The Autry Museum Los Angeles CA
  • Young New Yorkers Silent Auction Young New Yorkers Chelsea NY
  • The Art of Indigenous Resistance Self Help Graphics & Art Los Angeles CA
  • Songs from the Extraction Zones Santa Fe Art Institute Santa Fe NM
  • Not The End New York Artists Equity Association Gallery New York NY
  • My Country tis of thy people you're dying, curated by Erin Joyce Radiator Gallery New York NY
  • We See Heaven Upside Down Sensoria Art & Literary Festival 2017 Charlotte NC
  • Resistance after Nature Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery, Haverford College Haverford PA
  • Map(ing): Multiple Artists Printing ASU Art Museum Tempe AZ
  • Andy Warhol: Minnesota Goes Pop Rochester Art Center Rochester MN
  • Crafting Resistance Visual Arts Center BSU Boise ID
  • MNI WICONI Standing Rock Benefit Tangent Gallery Detroit MI
  • Blue Rain Gallery L.A. Art Show Los Angeles CA 
  • Working Proof IV: Map(ing) 2017  Step Gallery Phoenix AZ

2016

  • On Fertile Ground All My Relations Gallery Minneapolis MN
  • Race and Revolution: Exploring Human Injustices Through Art UCONN Stamford CT
  • Hands Off My Heritage Duhesa Gallery CSU Fort Collins CO
  • SOFA Chicago: Blue Rain Gallery Navy Pier Chicago IL
  • Every line is a song Each shape is a story: 3D Mural InstallationNational Center for Civil and Human Rights Atlanta GA
  • Race and Revolution: Exploring Human Injustices Through Art Governors Island New York NY
  • Annual Celebration of Contemporary Native Art Blue Rain Gallery Santa Fe NM
  • Made in the Desert form & concept Santa Fe NM
  • The House of Eternal Return: Permanent Exhibition Meow Wolf Art Complex Santa Fe NM
  • Render Bender: Live Art Performance The Center for Contemporary Arts Santa Fe NM
  • Native Art Speaks, Get The MessageBlue Rain Gallery L.A. Art Show Los Angeles CA 

2015

  • YOU ARE ON INDIAN LAND Museum of Northern Arizona Flagstaff AZ
  • SOFA Chicago: Blue Rain Gallery Navy Pier Chicago IL
  • Anomaly. Resident Artist Installation with UA MFA Group Exhibition University of Alaska Fairbanks AK
  • Put A Feather On It! Curated by Will Wilson Ret Dot Gallery Santa Fe NM
  • Annual Celebration of Contemporary Native American Art Blue Rain Gallery Santa Fe NM
  • The Games We Play Group Exhibition Roxanne Swentzell Tower Gallery Pojoaque NM
  • Imago Mundi: Native Art Visual Visions La Bienalle di Venezia Verona Italy
  • CURRENTS International New Media Festival El Museo Cultural Santa Fe NM
  • Annual Celebration of Contemporary Native American Art Blue Rain Gallery Scottsdale AZ
  • Axle Contemporary's Fifth Anniversary Peters Projects Santa Fe NM
  • Remembering Mandela El Museo Cultural Santa Fe NM
  • CO:LAB I Artists in Collaboration Studio Central Santa Fe NM

2014

  • Deconstructing Coyote GF Contemporary Santa Fe NM
  • NATIVE ART NOW North American Native Museum Zürich, Switzerland
  • Blue Rain Gallery Showcase Sculpture Objects and Functional Art (SOFA) Chicago IL  
  • This Is A Stereotype Premiere The Center for Contemporary Arts Santa Fe NM
  • Economologies Axle Contemporary Santa Fe NM
  • Annual Celebration of Contemporary Native American Art Blue Rain Gallery Santa Fe NM
  • Storytelling Art Mur Montreal, Quebec 
  • Gray, Matters SFCC Visual Arts Gallery Santa Fe NM
  • CROSS CURRENTS Center for Visual Art MSU Denver CO

2013

  • Emerging Artist Exhibition BLUE RAIN GALLERY Santa Fe NM
  • Make it POP All My Relations Gallery Minneapolis MN

2012

  • Art Basel Satellite Exhibition Select Fair Miami Beach FL 
  • AHA Arts Festival Progressive Arts Market Santa Fe NM
  • Low-Rez: Native American Lowbrow Art Eggman & Walrus Gallery Santa Fe NM 
  • Zombie Skins Ahalenia Studios Santa Fe NM
  • Market Value GF Contemporary Santa Fe NM
  • Ferus Eggman & Walrus Gallery Santa Fe NM
  • In Microscale Metallo Gallery Madrid NM
  • Frank Buffalo Hyde: Ladies and Gentlemen, This Is The Buffalo Show Museum of Contemporary Native Arts Santa Fe NM
  • BIRDLAND Eggman & Walrus Gallery Santa Fe NM
  • DOLL: An Intimate Figure Roxanne Swentzell's Tower Gallery Pojoque NM 
  • Collective Collected Center For Contemporary Arts Santa Fe NM 

SELECT LECTURES

2017

  • Double Negative Solo Exhibition Artist Lecture. Ingham Chapman Gallery, UNM Gallup NM
  • Indigenous Sculptors Respond: Land and Belonging in an era of Anti-Immigration. 27th Annual International Sculpture Conference Kansas City MO 
  • Keepers of The Earth: Artist Lecture and Community Engagement. CSIA-Nitassinan Paris France
  • Creative Time Summit: Homeland and Revolution Speaker and Panelist. Power Plant and Art Gallery Ontario Toronto Canada
  • Not Our Land. Artist Lecture and Film Screening. Fabrica & Imago Mundi Art, Fondazione Benetton Studi Ricerche Venice Italy
  • Art & Social Justice. Artist Lecture and Community Engagement. Sensoria Art & Literary Festival. CPCC Art Center Charlotte NC
  • "Who Tells The Stories?", Native Voices at the Autry Artist Panel. Autry Museum of the American West Los Angeles CA
  • From Ferguson to Standing Rock. Group Panel Session. Amnesty International USA Albuquerque NM
  • Our Existence is Resistance. Artist Lecture Santa Fe University of Art & Design Santa Fe NM
  • They Need Us More Than We Need Them, Visiting Artists and Scholars Lecture Series School of Arts & Communication’s  Corvallis OR
  • Art is Civil Disobedience Artist Lectures. Justice in an Urgent Era Annual Conference United World College-USA Las Vegas NM
  • The Rise of the Right: Teach-In in Solidarity with #DisruptJ20 Cambridge University England UK

2016

  • NODAPL Global Issues Speaker Series Featured Artist Lecture United World College-USA Las Vegas NM
  • This is not our land, we are its people, Artist Lecture Minneapolis Institute of Art Minneapolis MN
  • SFAI 140: WATER RIGHTS. 1 Night, 20 Talks & Performances Santa Fe Art Institute Santa Fe NM
  • Clay as a form of social activism, Artist Lecture and Workshop Ralph T. Coe Foundation for the Arts Santa Fe NM
  • Artist and the Archive: Race & Revolution Artist Panel Schomburg Center for research in Black Culture New York NY
  • Living Walls Guest Artist Lecture National Center for Civil and Human Rights Atlanta, GA
  • Everything Anywhere Performance and Artist Talk featuring La Pocha Nostra The Center for Contemporary Arts Santa Fe NM
  • UCCS Visiting Artist and Critics Series, Guest Lecture UCCS Galleries of Contemporary Art Colorado Springs CO
  • CSU Featured Artist Lecture CSU Duhesa Gallery Fort Collins CO

2015

  • OU College of Arts & Sciences Artist Talk and Film Screening Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art Norman OK
  • Rasmusson Foundation Fellowship Artist Lecture University of Alaska Native Art Center Fairbanks AK
  • You Are On Indian Land Exhibition Featured Artist Conversation Museum of Northern Arizona Flagstaff AZ
  • Plains Art Museum Featured Artist Lecture and Workshop Plains Art Museum Creative Art Center Fargo ND
  • JU College of Fine Arts Guest Artist. MFA Lecture Series Jacksonville University Jacksonville FL
  • Conversations at SFAI: Collection vs. Capture Santa Fe Art Institute Santa Fe NM

2014

  • SITE Santa Fe SPREAD Participating Artist Talk SITE Santa Fe Contemporary Art Center Santa Fe NM
  • Bioneers Native Cultural Appropriation Artist Talk and Film Screening Bioneers Summit Conference San Rafael CA
  • MOCNA This is a Stereotype Film Screening and Artist Talk Museum of Contemporary Native Arts Santa Fe NM

2013

  • MOCNA Destroying the Stereotype, Performance and Lecture Museum of Contemporary Native Arts Santa Fe NM
  • Quality and Authenticity Artist Discussion Panel SWAIA Santa Fe NM

MUSEUM COLLECTIONS

  • North America Native Museum Zürich, Switzerland
  • The Denver Art Museum Denver, CO
  • Museum of Contemporary Native Arts Santa Fe, NM
  • Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art Norman, OK

EDUCATION

INSTITUTE OF AMERICAN INDIAN ARTS 2011 ALUMNI

BFA Studio Ceramics

  • Honors Graduate
  • 2009-2011 National Endowment for the Arts John Renna Scholarship 
  • 2006-2011 Dean's list 
  • 2006-2011 The General Fund Scholarship 

 

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