Archive | September, 2017

YEAR EIGHTS REFLECTIONS

30 Sep

ONCE UPON A TIME IN 2009

BLACK CHEROKEE EXPOSE !

26 Sep

BLACK CHEROKEE IS UNDOUBTEDLY ONE OF THE MOST IMPORTANT ARTISTS WORKING IN AMERICA TODAY.  OTIS HOUSTON JR. HAS BEEN MAKING ART SINCE 1984, HIS FIRST GALLERY SHOW WAS THIS YEAR.ROBERT RAUSCHENBERG  JIMMIE DURHAM  BLACK CHEROKEE UTILIZE THE MATERIALS SURROUNDING THEM TO CREATE POWERFUL ASSEMBLAGES, PERFORMANCES, & ARTWORKS.  TO HAVE WAITED OVER THIRTY YEARS FOR EXPOSURE SPEAKS TO THE POLITICS OF EQUALITY & INSTITUTIONAL RACISM STILL AT WORK, NOW MORE THAN EVER.

LETTERS FROM A MENTORR

22 Sep

FOREVER GRATEFUL 4 OUR MENTOR THE RR

NATIVE CARTOON CULTURE

20 Sep

THE THREE MEDIA BIASES PLAY A LARGE ROLE IN THE WAY WE ALL PROCESS OUR REALITY. REPEATING THE SAME MESSAGE OVER & OVER IS PROPAGANDA.  NEVER SHOWING A CULTURE AT ALL IS OMISSION.NATIVE CULTURE IS MORE THAN CARTOONS AND CARICATURES… IT IS ALIVE TODAY, & THAT REALITY IS RARELY REFLECTED IN THE MEDIA.

IN SEARCH OF THE NVNEHI!

18 Sep

THE NVNEHI ARE VERY SELDOM SPOKEN OF.  THE CHEROKEE STORIES HAVE PROUDLY BEEN PASSED DOWN THROUGH OUR GENERATIONS…

ATMOSPHERIC INTERLUDE!

14 Sep

SPLASH OF WIND, A GUST OF WATER

RESERVATION OF NATIONS!

8 Sep

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