Chasing Artistic Dreams

September 2003
Native Peoples Magazine;Sep/Oct2003, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p15
This article features the Trail of Painted Ponies project of Native American artists in the U.S. in 2003. The Native American artists cooperated with the non-profit Southwest Indian Foundation to initiate the project. The artists who participated in the project include Anderson Kee, Gina Gray, Elizabeth Whitethorne-Benally, Baje Whitethorne, Joe Maktima, Red Wing, Irving Toddy and Elmer Yazzie. The artists and the foundation aim to sell the horses to fund youth art scholarships and other art related endeavors.


Related Articles

  • Path Breakers. WESTON, WENDY // Native Peoples Magazine;Jan/Feb2004, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p74 

    The article reports on the Eiteljorg Fellowship for Native American Fine Art program of the Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art in Indianapolis, Indiana. Established in 1991, the program was created to support Native artists in various fields such as photography, painting and...

  • Exploratory Summer Workshop Set for Young Indian Artists.  // Art Education;Jun60, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p18 

    The article reports that Rockefeller Foundation has given the University of Arizona a grant to establish facilities for the training of Indian artists. The grant will support a four-year project that will be inaugurated with a six week workshop for 20-24 young Indian artists at the university...

  • Art Quiz. JAMES, ERIKKA; SCHNEIDER, WOLF // Native Peoples Magazine;Jul/Aug2014, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p164 

    A quiz is presented concerning various Native Americans artists including silversmith Jacob D. Morgan, jewelry-maker Heidi Bigknife and painter Mateo Romero.

  • OFF THE REZ AND INTO THE SPOTLIGHT. GIBSON, DANIEL // Native Peoples Magazine;Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 22 Issue 6, p12 

    The article focuses on the establishment of Unreserved: American Indian Art and Fashion Alliance, a nonprofit organization aimed at elevating the stature, prominence and opportunities for Native American apparel designers and artists. The group was launched with the help of the 400,000 U.S....

  • Terra Foundation for American Art.  // Sculpture;Jan/Feb2009, Vol. 28 Issue 1, preceding p68 

    The article reports that the Terra Foundation for American Art in Giverny, France is offering the Terra Summer Residency 2009 program. The program, according to the foundation, is open to artists and scholars from the United States and Europe. Under the program, fellowships are awarded to...

  • Tulsa Indian Art Festival celebrates 27 years of honoring Native artists. SHADE, KAREN // Native American Times;1/25/2013, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p1 

    The article discusses the Tulsa Indian Art Festival which is celebrating the 27 years of honoring Native American artists on February 8-10, 2013 in Glenpool, Oklahoma.

  • Have Beads, Will Travel. GIBSON, DANIEL // Native Peoples Magazine;Mar/Apr2003, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p10 

    The article focuses on the travel made by Native American artist Samuel Thomas to Canada and Sante Fe, New Mexico to show his collection of rare, antique beads and a work in progress: two full-length Iroquois embossed beaded outfits of leather and velvet. He gathered together youth and other...

  • Artist couple places high at Santa Fe Indian Market. Wohlberg, Meagan // Eastern Door;9/3/2010, Vol. 19 Issue 34, p19 

    The article offers information on the South Western Association for Indian Arts (SWAIA) Santa Fe Indian Market art competition featuring the work of Carla Hemlock and Babe Hemlock held from August 21 to 22, 2010.

  • Ed Archie NoiseCat. V. G. // Native Peoples Magazine;Feb/Mar2000, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p55 

    The article profiles Native American artist Ed Archie NoiseCat. He studied lithography for several years before igniting his love for artwork. In 1998, he won Best of Show at the Indian Art Show in Portland, Oregon. NoiseCat carries a strong traditional style, but the overall form is clearly...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics