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30th Anniversary Lookback: From the Eiteljorg Photo Album

30th Anniversary Lookback: From the Eiteljorg Photo Album

On June 24, 1989, civic leaders, Native American representatives, artists and local dignitaries held a ceremonial ribbon-cutting to open the new Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art. In the above photo, the museum’s founder Harrison Eiteljorg — center,...

A Sense of Beauty: Showcasing the Power and Beauty in Native Art

A Sense of Beauty: Showcasing the Power and Beauty in Native Art

Outstanding Native artworks presented in compelling installations By Bryan Corbin, Storyteller magazine editor Susan Point (Musqueam Indian Band, born 1952) Arrival, 1996 Carved glass, wood Edition 14/15 Museum purchase from New Art of the West 7 with funds provided...

Meet Elisa Phelps, the Eiteljorg’s new VP and chief curator

Meet Elisa Phelps, the Eiteljorg’s new VP and chief curator

By Bryan Corbin, Storyteller magazine editor Elisa Phelps is the Eiteljorg’s new vice president and chief curatorial officer. The Eiteljorg Museum’s new vice president and chief curatorial officer is a true Westerner, a Texan deeply rooted in Colorado and the rich...

News Release: Eiteljorg Announces 2019 Contemporary Art Fellows

News Release: Eiteljorg Announces 2019 Contemporary Art Fellows

Five Native American/First Nations artists chosen for Eiteljorg Contemporary Art Fellowship Fascinating new exhibit of contemporary Native art by Eiteljorg Fellows opens Nov. 16 INDIANAPOLIS – Five foremost Native American/First Nations artists have been selected for...

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