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

CONCENTRATION CAMPS: MADE IN THE USA

THE UNRECOGNIZED TRIBE

7 Sep

 💯 WE STAND WITH TRIBAL SOVEREIGNTY 💯

ALABAMA                                     MONTANA

ALASKA                                        NEBRASKA

ARIZONA                                           NEVADA

ARKANSAS                   NEW HAMPSHIRE

CALIFORNIA                          NEW JERSEY

COLORADO                           NEW MEXICO

CONNECTICUT                          NEW YORK

DELAWARE                NORTH CAROLINA

FLORIDA                          NORTH DAKOTA

GEORGIA                                                 OHIO

HAWAII                                      OKLAHOMA

IDAHO                                               OREGON

ILLINOIS                           PENNSYLVANIA

INDIANA                            RHODE ISLAND

IOWA                             SOUTH CAROLINA

KANSAS                             SOUTH DAKOTA

KENTUCKY                               TENNESSEE

LOUISIANA                                          TEXAS

MAINE                                                     UTAH

MARYLAND                                 VERMONT

MASSACHUSETTS                      VIRGINIA

MICHIGAN                          WASHINGTON

MINNESOTA                   WEST VIRGINIA

MISSISSIPPI                            WISCONSIN

MISSOURI                                   WYOMING