Creative Voices series features Monte Yellow Bird, Sr. on April 16

Creative Voices: Native American Artists at Plains Art Museum
Thursday, April 16, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Free and open to the public, light refreshments provided

Monte Yellow Bird, Sr., or Black Pinto Horse as he also is known in the art world, will speak at Plains Art Museum on April 16, at 6:30 p.m. about his work as a professional artist, including his extensive work as an artist/educator providing presentations and artist residencies across the nation. He has received top awards for drawing and painting in juried shows at the Santa Fe Indian Art Market, the Gene Autry Museum in Los Angeles, and the Eiteljorg Museum in Indianapolis.

Yellow Bird, Sr. is Arikara and Hidatsa from the Fort Berthold Reservation in North Dakota. His work is displayed and collected worldwide and locally, including at West Acres Mall and North Dakota State University.

The Creative Voices series is supported by the Margaret A. Cargill Foundation, providing funding for the Museum’s Creativity among Native American Artists initiative. Plains Art Museum is located at 704 1st Avenue N. in downtown Fargo. For more information, visit www.plainsart.org, or call 701-551-6100.