Museum of Contemporary Native Arts

current exhibitions

Current Exhibitions

 

Bert & Weiwei: TIME 2014»

August 21 – November 14, 2014;

The Helen Hardin Media Gallery and 2nd Floor Project Space   Bert & Weiwei: TIME 2014 Ongoing through November 14, 2014   A documentary film directed by Daniel Hyde and Blackhorse Lowe. Part of the TIME project, which documents the site-specific land art project by artists Ai Weiwei and Bert Benally. A new media installation […]

Andrea Geyer: Spiral Lands/Chapter 2»

August 21 – December 31, 2014 ;

  Andrea Geyer Spiral Lands/Chapter 2, 2008 a slide and sound installation in collaboration with SITE Santa Fe, as part of  SITElines: New Perspectives on Art of the Americas Unsettled Landscapes Ongoing through December 31, 2014 IAIA MoCNA Second Floor Project Space Andrea Geyer digs into the complexities of narrative and imagery to consider how […]

Ric Gendron | Rattlebone»

August 22 – December 31, 2014;

 Main Galleries MoCNA hosts a traveling exhibition of the paintings and related works of Spokane artist Ric Gendron (pronounced zhan-drea), a dual-enrolled member of the Arrow Lakes Band of Confederated Tribes of the Colville and the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla. Gendron is little-known established artist, and the exhibition and monograph Rattlebone feature more that […]

Courtney M. Leonard | BREACH: LOG 14»

August 22 – December 31, 2014;

Hallway Gallery “Breach” is an exploration of historical ties to water and whale; imposed law; and a current relationship of material sustainability. Navigation lies within visual translation, acceptance, and pursuit of process. Charting exists as a logging of record; documentation and mapping of each point where the surface breaks. BREACH: LOG 14 catalogs the expedition, […]

Mario Martinez | The Desert Never Left “The City”»

August 22 – December 31, 2014;

North Gallery Mario Martinez’s artwork always pays reverence to nature through the influences derived from his deeply rooted Yaqui cultural background and allure to Western Modernism. The visual density of his paintings in his solo exhibition The Desert Never Left “The City”reflect upon the magic and power encoded within the spiritual and natural eco-systems conceptualized […]

Da-ka-xeen Mehner | Saligaaw(it is loud-voiced)»

August 21 – December 31, 2014;

South Gallery Alaskan artist Da-ka-xeen Mehner celebrates the lasting and profound relationship between Tlingit language and song in the exhibition Saligaaw (it is loud-voiced). Like many Native American families, Mehner’s grandmother and grandfather were from a generation who were punished for speaking their language. Inspired by a collective tenacity of maintaining traditional language and song, […]