Contemporary Art Gallery
South Wing (Mezzanine Level)
Changing and Touring Exhibitions
Examine contemporary works of art that showcase the dynamic nature of modern American Indian art. Some traveling exhibits will be on loan from other peer institutions, while other exhibits may originate at The American Indian Center.
Inaugural Touring Exhibition
Art From Indian Territory 2007: the state of being American Indian
In 2007, Oklahoma commemorated its 100th anniversary of statehood and The American Indian Cultural Center and Museum originated a touring exhibition exploring the diversity of Oklahoma American Indian cultures and art in the context of the historic time. The exhibit celebrated the historical traditions of Indian art in Oklahoma, while sharing the way in which Oklahoma’s native identity progressively reveals itself through contemporary expression. Artists: Sharron Ahtone Harjo, Matt Bearden, Marwin Begaye, Heidi Bigknife, Gerald Cournoyer, Rachel Dew, Anita Fields, Tom Fields, Brent Greenwood, Kennetha Greenwood, Benjamin Harjo, Jr., Nathan Hart, Joshua Hinson, America Meredith, Jereldine Redcorn, Susan Shannon, Tony Tiger, Joanna Underwood, Richard Ray Whitman and Daniel Worcester