Indian Country Today - Arts News

20 More Glorious Portraits of Native Americans by Ryan Red Corn

21 hours 57 min ago

It was almost exactly one year ago that we featured portrait photography by Ryan Red Corn, Osage, a creative force in Indian country who is already well known as a graphic desig...

Joyous Celebration: Feting Canada With Indigenous Song, Dance and Art

21 hours 57 min ago

Drumbeats thundered around the inner harbor in the heart of picturesque Victoria, British Columbia....

Neil Young Rocks Monsanto

21 hours 57 min ago

Canadian ex-pat Neil Young, known for his support of the First Nations’ efforts to stop environmental depredations in the tar sands and to keep families on farms in the U.S....

10 Racist Advertisements Featuring Native Americans

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 00:00

Throughout modern, consumption-obsessed history, there have been a zillion products named for Indians—just on the highways you'll find Jeep Cherokees, Winnebago RVs, plenty of P...

Wool Power! Navajo Sheepherding Shines at 'Sheep Is Life' [20 Photos]

Mon, 06/29/2015 - 00:00

On June 19 and 20, Diné College in Tsaili, Arizona, hosted the Sheep Is Life Celebration....

Want to See Great Native Art? Take A Ferry Ride

Sun, 06/28/2015 - 00:00

The beautiful Haida eagle mask by artist Robert Leask, Haida/Tlingit/Tsimshian, peers out from its display case....

Letter to the Editor: Rainbow Family Member Responds to Readers of Indian Country Today

Sat, 06/27/2015 - 00:00

Editor's Note:  This message has been submitted to us by Lillian Moore as a comment on the following story:  ...

10 Hilarious 'You Might Be an Indian If' Lines From Don Burnstick

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 00:00

Cree comedian Don Burnstick has been known to pull a Jeff Foxworthy on his audiences—and leave them rolling in the aisles....

Watch the Intense Trailer for 'Mekko,' Sterlin Harjo's Latest Film

Fri, 06/26/2015 - 00:00

Sterlin Harjo, Seminole and Muscogee, is one of the most successful Native filmmakers working today, having directed the award-winning movies Four Sheets to the Wind (2...

Does Massachusetts's Flag Depict Violent Conquest? Should it Be Changed?

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 00:00

Following the senseless killing of nine African Americans in a Charleston church, the controversy over the Confederate flag that flies outside of South Carolina's state capitol...

Native Children as Hope for the Planet: Warrior Project Snaps Kids in Utah and Rhode Island

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 00:00

The Warrior Project is a photographic journey by Tailinh Agoyo that seeks to document the future, and what's important....

Native American Comics Creator Showcase: Jay Odjick and Kagagi

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 00:00

Kagagi was created by Jay Odjick, Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg, and has already had an eventful life....

Does Massachusetts' Flag Depict Violent Conquest? Should it Be Changed?

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 00:00

Following the senseless killing of nine African Americans in a Charleston church, the controversy over the Confederate flag that flies outside of South Carolina's state capitol...

Native American Comics Creator Showcase: Theo Tso and Captain Paiute

Thu, 06/25/2015 - 00:00

"As far back as I can remember I loved to draw comics and cartoons," says Theo Tso, and enrolled member of the Las Vegas Paiute Tribe, on his website ...

20 Stunning Views Along the Great Inka Road

Tue, 06/23/2015 - 00:00

The Inka Road stretches over 24,000 miles through six modern-day countries: Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Bolivia, Argentina, and Chile....

New Mexico's Native Women Tell Their Stories in 'A Thousand Voices'

Mon, 06/22/2015 - 00:00

A Thousand Voices gets it a thousand percent correct.  Departing from the usual Hollywood, romanticized notion of Native life, the film lets Native voices tell their ow...

Virtual Reality Film 'Arapaho' Will Take Viewers 'Into the Heart of the Tribe'

Mon, 06/22/2015 - 00:00

Cinemersia, a production company specializing in cutting-edge virtual reality technology, has announced its s...

Sherman Alexie to Writers: 'Follow Every Whim. Chase It.'

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 00:00

There’s little that can be said about Sherman Alexie that hasn’t been said already.  The man whose books would be banned, has acquired numerous awards, written several books...

Native Humor: 10 Hilarious 'Natives Be Like' Observations

Fri, 06/19/2015 - 00:00

What are Natives like? What are the traits, habits, strengths and weaknesses that unite this resilient and beautiful group of people?...

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