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Finery and Food Trucks: A Night at the California Indian Art Market

Finery and Food Trucks: A Night at the California Indian Art Market By Vincent Medina   Abalone finery, baskets, dancing and food trucks came together at the Oakland Museum of California on a crisp Fall evening on November 4th and 5th for the annual California Indian Art Market. The market, a partnership between News from Native California and the Oakland Museum of California, is now in its third year and going ...
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In Our Languages – Karuk

In Our Languages – Karuk This Karuk language piece was created by Lyn Risling (Karuk/Yurok/Hupa) Pa pi’eep ithivthaneen aachip kuma araaras, mateek xara nik mukun’araráhih nuchuupeesh The long ago Center of the World people, may it be a long time their language we will speak...
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Fine Art and Old Friends: Photographs from the Black Oak Indian Art Market

Fine Art and Old Friends: Photographs from the Black Oak Indian Art Market By Vincent Medina The News from Native California crew was on the Tuolumne Rancheria last May at the Black Oak Casino annual Indian Market. We drove through the lush Central Valley and into golden foothills that lead to Tuolumne and felt so happy to have a presence at this incredible market, which showcases some of Native California’s finest a...
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32nd Annual Marin Art Show of the Americas

February 19-21 32nd Annual Marin Art Show of the Americas, Marin Civic Center, 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael. Indigenous arts from across North, Central, and South America, with more than two hundred exhibitors and vendors; Native American, pre-Columbian, Spanish Colonial, Latin American, and Western art and collectibles. Fri. 6:30 to 9 p.m. (opening night preview), Sat. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m....
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Visions Into Infinite: Chumash Beauty

Visions Into Infinite: Chumash Beauty By Vincent Medina Today marks the closure of the Black Salt Collective’s show at SOMArt Gallery in San Francisco, named Visions Into Infinite. In the curatorial statement of the Collective’s show, they unabashedly state “We not only imagine a future that sheds white supremacist, heterosexual, and patriarchal ideals, we create a universe where the dreams of our a...
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