Museum of Contemporary Native Arts

current exhibitions

Current Exhibitions


War Department: Selections from MoCNA’s Permanent Collection»

January 24 – December 31, 2015;

North Gallery Guest Curator: Dr. Lara Evans All of the works in this exhibition have something to do with war, but depict very little gore or physical violence. The armed conflicts referenced in these artworks span 500 years, from the Spanish/Pueblo conquest, to World War II, Vietnam, Wounded Knee, the Mohawk/Oka Crisis, and present-day conflicts. […]

Turtle Island Rising: Past and Futures Programs from imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival»

February 13 - August 7, 2015;

Helen Hardin Media Gallery IAIA Museum of Contemporary Native Arts and imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival, bring the first of two short film programs that, through an artistic lens, span the histories and envision new horizons of the First Peoples of Turtle Island, a term for North America used in oral storytelling traditions by […]