Upcoming Indian Country Conversation Events
Thursday, November 7, 2013
7:00 pm, Ford Hall 122
ON THE ICE - Screening and discussion with director Andrew Okpeaha MacLean
In this engrossing and suspenseful feature film two teenage boys who have grown up like brothers go about their lives in the comfortable claustrophobia of an isolated Alaskan town.
This event is free and open to the public
Celebrate Native American Heritage Month at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art
In conjunction with the Native American Heritage Month in November, the Hallie Ford Museum of Art is pleased to highlight newly commissioned artworks and collaborative opportunities as well as its continuing commitment to showcase, preserve, and honor the works, traditions, and culture of the Native American community through the museum's permanent collection and gallery installations. Activities during the month will include the opening of the “Crow’s Shadow Institute of the Arts Biennial,” the dedication of a newly commissioned work by Joe Feddersen as well as a demonstration by the artist, the opportunity to donate a blanket to Marie Watt’s sculpture project, and a new online archive of the museum’s Native American basket collection
Dedication of Joe Feddersen's "Fish Trap"
Friday, November 15, 2013, 5:00-8:00pm,Hallie Ford Museum of Art
Basketry demonstration with Joe Feddersen
Donate a blanket to Marie Watt's sculpture project and receive an orginal print by the artist
Blankets will be received at the museum on an ongoing basis into the spring of 2014. The final sculpture will join the museum's permanent collection