American Indian Arts Marketplace

About the Event

Please note that the 2020 American Indian Arts Marketplace will be transformed into a digital experience. Please read statement from Autry President & CEO W. Richard West, Jr. (Southern Cheyenne) here. Stay tuned to this page for more updates. 
The largest Native American arts fair in Southern California, the Autry’s American Indian Arts Marketplace features 200 artists from more than 40 Native nations. Buy sculpture, pottery, beadwork, basketry, photography, paintings, jewelry, textiles, wooden carvings, mixed-media works, and more from top Native artists.

Plus, enjoy a full weekend of food, performances, children’s activities, artist demonstrations, and the annual Short Play Festival from Native Voices, the Autry’s award-winning resident theatre company. See the schedule of weekend performances and activities.

Autry Members shop early from a selection of the finest in contemporary and traditional artworks at Southern California’s largest American Indian arts market. Sale opens to the public at 10:00 a.m. and includes admission to the Autry Museum.


On Display in the Marketplace Grounds

  • tomol, or traditional plank canoe, brought by the Chumash Maritime Association
  • A Lakota tipi, created by noted Lakota artist Rex “Wambli Sapa” Carolin