Sculpting Cultures: Southeast and Southwest Native Pottery Exhibit

  • Located in the Aaittafama' Room
    Open during daily business hours

  • 💲Free & open to the public

On display in the Aaittafama' Room Mar. 19 through Sept. 2, this new cross-cultural exhibit celebrates stylistic and cultural diversity within Native pottery-making and features historic Pueblo pottery from the Keres language family and modern pottery from Five Tribes artists. From a Laguna water jar hand-crafted in 1880, to a Chickasaw effigy pot shaped like a bear, come experience the artistic cultural expression of these past and present Native potters. 

This exhibit is a partnership with the Indian Arts Research Center at the School for Advanced Research and the Museum of the Red River. 

Upcoming Events

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  • 10:00AM

    As a tribute to our respected and cherished elders, this exhibition features original portraits painted by world-renowned, Chickasaw artist Mike Larsen.

    Noted by the award-winning Larsen as one...

    Dec. 1 2018 - Mar. 1 Portraits of Elders
  • 3:00PM

    The Chickasaw Cultural Center is pleased to offer a variety of hour-long cultural demonstration classes to include diverse areas of beading, weaving, painting and more!
    Held daily at 3 p.m. in...

    Jan. 2 - Feb. 28 Cultural Demonstration Classes
  • 10:00AM

    The Chickasaw Cultural Center is excited to exhibit original artwork from the children’s book "Through the Eyes of the Eagle."

    This is the first book in a four-part series developed by the...

    Jan. 9 - Feb. 10 Through the Eyes of the Eagle