Gerald Cournoyer and Joe Williams Art Panel

March 30, 2023, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Listed In: Talks and Screenings

Artist reception at 5:30 PM, Talk begins at 6 PM • Free

Join artist Gerald Cournoyer and Director of Native American Programs Joe Williams as they discuss Cournoyer’s latest solo exhibition Sending a Voice. The duo will discuss their 25-year collaboration from working with Native youth with the Oscar Howe Summer Art Institute to the Plains Art Museum’s Northern Plains Summer Art Institute. The two will discuss the importance of Native American art history, mentorship, and Native American presence in the contemporary art world today. Refreshments will be provided.

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