Hearts Of Our People: Native American Women Artists
Published by the Minneapolis Institute of Art 2019
Edited by Jill Ahlberg Yohe and Teri Greeves
Hearts of Our People: Native Women Artists explores the artistic achievements of Native women and establishes their rightful place in the art world. This landmark book includes works of art from antiquity to the present, made in a variety of media from textiles and beadwork to video and digital arts. It showcases artists from more than seventy-five Indigenous tribes to reveal the ingenuity and innovation that have always been foundational to the art of Native women.
Beautifully illustrated and enriched by the personal reflections, historical research, and artistic insights of leading scholars and artists in the field, Hearts of Our People: Native Women Artists pays tribute to the vital role and creative force of Native women artists, now and throughout time.
Jill Ahlberg Yohe is associate curator of Native American art at the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Teri Greeves (Kiowa) is an independent curator.
344 Pages, 9 x 12 in, 400 color illus, hard paperback