MoCNA's Annual IAIA BFA Exhibition
April 11 - May 18, 2014
Closing reception | Thursday, May 15 | 4-6pm
The Museum of Contemporary Native Arts presents the annual Institute of American Indian Arts BFA Student Exhibition. This year's BFA exhibition celebrates the class of 2013/14 and showcases a diversity of styles that combine traditional skill and contemporary vision.The exhibition features a wide-range of works selected by a distinguished jury and include photography, painting, sculpture, installation, printmaking and jewelry. A closing will take place on Thursday, May 15, from 4-6p.m.
Celebrate Earth Day with your Family at MoCNA
Sunday, April 12 | 12-4pm
Families are invited to participate in a range of art-making activities that highlight contemporary Native arts. MoCNA welcomes families with children of all ages. Programs are geared towards K - 5. Noon - 2 p.m. Join Native artists Nani Chacon and Heidi Brandow in creating a community mural and a book making workshop 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
Exhibition artist, David Sloan will give a short talk on his art practice to be followed by Street Art Under the Portal, a chalk art project inspired by current MoCNA exhibitions.3 p.m. - 4 p.m. Snack, Sing-a-long and Story Telling with Emmett "Shkeme" Garcia, from the Pueblos of Tamaya (Santa Ana) and Walatowa (Jemez).
This event is free for families and supported in part by the National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian Institution, Santa Fe Public Schools Native American Student Services Parent Committee and Whole Foods Market.