Current Exhibitions

Current Mandeville Gallery Exhibition

»Posted on Jul 22, 2014 in Current Exhibitions, Current Mandeville Gallery Exhibition, Mandeville Gallery

Jaune Quick-to-See Smith August 30th – November 30th, 2014 One of the most acclaimed Native American artists working today, Jaune Quick-to-See Smith is internationally known as an artist, curator, lecturer, printmaker and professor. She was born at the St. Ignatius Mission on a Montana reservation, home to The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Nation, of which she is an enrolled Salish member. Smith calls herself a cultural arts worker. She uses humor and satire to examine myths, stereotypes and the paradox of Native American life in contrast to the consumerism of American society. Her work is philosophically centered by her strong traditional beliefs and political activism. Over the course of the last forty years, Smith has had over 100 solo exhibitions,...

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