The Institute of American Indian Arts will host the 2014 IAIA Pow Wow on May 10 and give away $4,000 in prize money during the contest pow wow from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. The event will also include a drum contest.
Gourd Dancing – 10 – 11 a.m.
Grand Entry – 11 a.m.
There will be no supper break, but supper will be served from 4 – 5:30 p.m. The pow wow will end at around 7 p.m.
Head Man Dancer Terran Kipp Last Gun (Piikani Nation)
Head Lady Patricia Trujillo (Ojibwe/Meskwaki)
Arena Director Aaron Fry (Cherokee/Chickasaw)
MC Otis Halfmoon (Nez Perce)
Head gourd dancer Hollis Chitto (Mississippi Choctaw/Laguna/Isleta)
Host Southern Drum Southern Slam – Pueblo/Comanche
Host Northern Drum Swift Eagle – Kewa
Booths are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring your own tables and chairs. Cost is $25 for IAIA students; $50 for faculty, staff and alumni, and $75 for a Native American vendor. Payment is due upon arrival. Set-up starts at 8 a.m.
To reserve a table for arts and crafts sales, please download an application and follow the instructions to return it to Phil Cooney at IAIA no later than May 8, 2014.
Download the 2014 PowWow Vendor Application (, 163.8 KiB)
For more information about booth space, contact:
Student Activities Coordinator
Center for Student Life (CSL)
Click here for directions and a campus map.