Dyani White Hawk (Sičangu Lakota), earned her MFA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (2011) and BFA from the Institute of American Indian Arts (2008). She is a recipient of 2019 United States Artists Fellowship in Visual Art, 2018 Nancy Graves Grant for Visual Artists, 2017 and 2015 Native Arts and Cultures Foundation Fellowships, 2014 Joan Mitchell Foundation Painters and Sculptors Grant,and 2013 McKnight Visual Arts Fellowship. White Hawk is represented by the Bockley Gallery in Minneapolis, MN