de Saisset Museum
Metaphor, Myth, & Politics: Art from Native Printmakers

Featuring recent prints by Kenojuak Ashevak (Inuit), Marwin Begaye (Diné [Navajo]), Nicholas Galanin (Tlingit/Aleut), Wendy Red Star (Crow), C. Maxx Stevens (Seminole/Muscogee), and other Native and Indigenous printmakers from across the globe, this exhibition features 36 contemporary works on paper by 29 Native and Indigenous artists, all drawn from the collection of UC Davis’ C.N. Gorman Museum. These inventive works reveal the diverse points of view and styles of art present in the world of contemporary Native printmaking. Traveling exhibition Metaphor, Myth, & Politics: Art from Native Printmakers is the product of a partnership between the C.N. Gorman Museum at UC Davis and Exhibit Envoy.

de Saisset Museum
Show Dates: 
Fri, 10/01/2021 - 9:00am
Fri, 12/03/2021 - 4:00pm

Image credit:

Marwin Begaye (Diné [Navajo]), Atseetuts’ii (Red Tail Hawk), 2016. Courtesy of the C.N. Gorman Museum, UC Davis.