When I Remember I See Red: American Indian Art and Activism in California

Through January 2021

The Autry: George Montgomery Gallery

About the Exhibition

This exciting exhibition, organized by the Crocker Art Museum, explores Native California artists and their importance in addressing Native identity, history, and environmental issues. Featuring more than 60 works of art created by 40+ Native artists, this exhibition is a must see! 

For decades, Native California artists have used their history and skill to reflect on important changes in the world around them. Through the lens of activism, this exhibition focuses on artworks that reflect on the environment, traditional knowledge, Native identity, and more. Featuring such groundbreaking Native artists as Rick Bartow, Harry Fonseca, Frank LaPena, Judith Lowry, and James Luna, this visually stunning exhibition features the diversity of Native American artwork from the California region. 

When I Remember I See Red: American Indian Art and Activism in California was organized by the Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA. 


When I Remember I See Red: American Indian Art and Activism in California was organized by the Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA, with support from the United Auburn Indian Community.  This presentation at the Autry has been made possible in part by a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.

 


Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this exhibition do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities.