Talks
First Americans: Tribal Art of North America Opening Conversation with Dr. Stephen Aron and Bill Mercer

Join Dr. Stephen Aron and Bill Mercer for a lively discussion on opening day of First Americans: Tribal Art of North America. Dr. Aron is the premier scholar on the American West and First Nations peoples, and the chair of the Institute for the Study of the American West at the Autry National Center Museum. Mr. Mercer is the curator and author of the catalog for First Americans: Tribal Art of North America.


Hear unique insights
on the display of this special collection and ways in which to bridge the gap between academic history and public history surrounding the native art and culture of North America.

Time: 1:30 PM-3:00 PM

Location: Norma Kershaw Auditorium

Tickets: Member or with paid museum admission $9 | General $12

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Image credit: 

Headdress, c. 1900
Lakota; The Great Plains
Golden eagle feathers, wool cloth, cotton cloth and glass beads; 22 5/8 x 20 x 23 1/2 in.
F82.26.1
Gift of Mr. Jerry Stoll

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April 7, 2018 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

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