Field Trip: Painting & Photography by Native Artists

Join Curator of Ethnology, Dr. Gwen Saul, for an up close look at contemporary painting and photography from Haudenosaunee (Iroquois) and Shinnecock artists in the NYSM collections.

Paintings and artists shared in this video (in order they were talked about): "1687 War" (2015) G. Peter Jemison (Seneca), Acrylic, water color, and pencil on hot press paper; in the style of Picasso's 1937 work Guernica "Sky Woman" (1986) John Fadden (Mohawk), Acrylic on canvas "At the Social" (2007 David Fadden (Mohawk), Acrylic on canvas "Three Sisters" (2018) Erwin Printup Jr. (Cayuga), Acrylic on canvas "Ageswe'gaiyo" (2011) Luanne Redeye (Seneca), Oil on panel "Nothing Happened Here #2" (2018) Jeremy Dennis (Shinnecock), digital C-print "Pow Wow Dancer" (2019) Marjorie Skidders (Mohawk), digital photograph Article by Scott Manning Stevens "Collecting Haudenosaunee Art from the Modern Era" Haudenosaunee artists Sanford Plummer, Ernest Smith, and Jesse Cornplanter: Six Nations Museum, Onchiota, NY: