Indigenous Art Gallery

sa meek oj by Alan Wallace

The Theft of Fire

and Other Stories


Exhibit Show Dates:
 February 10 – September 1, 2018 
Opening Reception: Saturday, February 17, 2018 from 6:30pm-8:30pm

Paintings and drawings by artist Alan Wallace (Nisenan/Washoe) based on a collection of Nisenan stories told by his great-grandmother Lizzy Enos. The paintings and drawings are studies for four plays that the Maidu Independent Theater, a local youth theater group, will perform in the future. Original art will be available for sale.

The opening reception on February 17 will feature two performances of the play Salt Man, a Nisenan story of the Lincoln area salt flat.

Zents Gallery

Coyote dance sketch by Harry Fonseca

Coyote in Motion

Exhibit Show Dates: November 18, 2017 – February 24, 2018
Opening Reception: Saturday, November 18, 2017 from 6:30pm-8:30pm

Unpublished sketches of a Maidu coyote dance figure by Harry Fonseca, on loan from The Harry Fonseca Trust.