Art for a New Understanding: Native Voices, 1950s to Now

OCTOBER 6, 2018, THROUGH JANUARY 7, 2019 Crystal Bridges Museum, Bentonville, AR

The exhibition features over 80 artworks from the 1950s to today, including paintings, photography, video, sculptures, performance art, and more, all created by Indigenous US and Canadian artists. Spend some time with artworks by an artist who creates social critiques through basket weaving, three sisters who challenge heavy topics with humor and heart, an artist who created a large-scale mural based on her Northwest Arkansas environmental experience, plus many more.

Listed as one of the ‘most promising museum shows around the world’ by ARTNews and ‘one of the 10 US art shows you have to see this fall’ by AFAR MagazineArt for a New Understanding will broaden your definition of contemporary art with a new understanding of Indigenous art.