MN Original Episode 803: Silvercocoon, Dyani White Hawk, Davu Seru -click on title to watch episode

MN Original is Twin Cites PBS’s award-winning weekly arts series celebrating Minnesota’s creative community, across all disciplines and all cultures. "Artist Dyani White Hawk uses mixed media to explore the intersection of traditional indigenous art and modern contemporary art."


Now is the Time: Investigating Native Histories and Visions of the Future
Group exhibition at IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts, Santa Fe, NM

January 27th, 2017 - March 16th, 2018
Recent works by IAIA Artist-in-Residence (A-i-R) artists explore current themes and trends in contemporary Native American art, including Indigenous science fiction and visionary Native histories.


Horse Nation of the Očhèthi Šakówin

September 22nd, 2016 - August, 2017
Traveling group exhibition opening at The Heritage Center at Red Cloud Indian School on September 22, The Dahl Arts Center in Rapid City in the winter of 2016, and The South Dakota Art Museum in Brookings through August 2017


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Dyani White Hawk (Sicangu Lakota), earned her MFA in studio arts in 2011 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She completed a BFA in 2008 from the Institute of American Indian Arts. White Hawk is a 2015 Native Arts and Cultures Foundation Regional Artist Fellowship recipient, 2014 Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters & Sculptors Grant recipient, 2013 McKnight Visual Arts Fellowship recipient, a 2012 SWAIA Discovery Fellowship recipient and won the 2011 Best of Classification (Painting, Drawing, Graphics and Photography) at the Santa Fe Indian Art Market. She draws from her multi-cultural background and education to create paintings and mixed media works that speak to her upbringing as a Lakota woman in an urban American landscape.

White Hawk is represented by the Bockley Gallery in Minneapolis, www.bockleygallery.com and the Shiprock Santa Fe Gallery www.shiprocksantafe.com