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Through Aug. 21
The World Through Our Eyes
The World Through Our Eyes is an
exhibition of works by eight Two Spirit artists curated by 2015 Guest
Curator, Orlando Avery. The exhibition showcases a beautiful variety
of art from fashion design, photography, acrylic, and installation
art. Featured artwork depicts the artistic rendition of the world
seen through the eyes of a Two spirit artist. Avery is a citizen of
the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe. He grew up in Redscaffold Community
in South Dakota. Avery studied Museum Studies from the Institute of
American Indian Arts in Santa Fe, NM.
2015 Guest Curator Artist Participants:
Nadya Kwandibens, Asa Wright, Sharon Day, Whitney Minthorn, George
Bettleyoun, Jolonzo Goldtooth, Ryan Dennison and Edison Richards
All My Relations Gallery, 1414 E.
Franklin Ave., Minneapolis, MN. Gallery hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10
a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; Closed Sunday and Monday. For
more information, call 612-235-4970 or visit
Island Dakota Days Wacipi Celebration 2015
MC’s: Wallace Coffey, Danny Seaboy;
Head Staff: Juaquin Hamilton, Rusty Gillette, Darrell Goodwill; Head
Whistle Man: Jonathan Windyboy; Host Drums: Prairie Island Singers,
Tinta Winta Takojas; Northern Drums: Red Leaf, Midnight Express, Iron
Boy, Mato Pejuta, Lame Deer Singers; Southern Drums: Cozad Singers,
Wild Band of Comanches, Young Bird Singers. Invited drums only.
Pow Wow Committee Members: Kelly
Taylor, Chair; Anne Starr, Vice Chair; Natalie Nielson, Secretary;
Emmaline Chapman, Jesse Childs, Arts & Crafts.
Grand Entries: Friday, 7 p.m.;
Saturday, 1 and 7 p.m.; Sunday, 1 p.m. Flag Raising daily.
Registration: Friday, 1 p.m. until end of competition; Saturday, 9
a.m. to noon. All dancers and drummers must have photo ID and Social
Security Number to register. Tiny Tots will receive day money. Cash
prizes for all categories.
Free admission, Prairie Island Indian
Community, Welch, MN. For more information, call 800-554-5473, ext.
4024 or visit www.prairieisland.org.