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|Exhibit Show Dates: June 21 – August 9|
The photographs featured in this exhibit lined the walls of Pacific Western Traders, an American Indian Art Gallery, opened by Herb Puffer on October 1, 1971 in Old Town Folsom. These photographs provide an extraordinary visual record of the elders, weavers, artists, dancers, educators and community members whose presence alongside the Puffer family made the recently closed shop a significant and memorable place in the history of Native California.
|Exhibit Show Dates: May 17 - July 15, 2014|
This exhibition showcases the recently published books from Native American artist, educator and cultural activist Stan Padilla, “Legends of the Land” and “R is for Roundhouse: A Sierra Nevada Foothills Alphabet Book”.
|Exhibit Show Dates: March 15 - June 16, 2014|
Guest Curator Brittani Orona has created this exhibit of photographs and recorded interviews relating to the grassroots activism to remove the dams on the Klamath River and the Klamath Basin Restoration Agreement of 2010.
|Exhibit Show Dates: Ongoing|
This collection of historical photographs, on loan from the West Sacramento Historical Society, honors the first families - Native Americans - who lived, worked and raised their families in what is know known as West Sacramento.
|“Traditional Arts of Jeremy Peconom, Mountain Maidu Artist" |
Exhibit Show Dates: August 6 – January 6
Jeremy Peconom is a local Mountain Maidu artist who has created an amazing collection of tools, weapons and regalia made in the traditional ways he learned from his elders.
|Exhibit Show Dates: July 10 through August 28, 2013 |
Charley Burns is a Yurok Indian artist of the Klamath River area. The exhibit “Ancient Times” is a collection of pen and ink drawings showing his love for nature and curiosity for life.
|Exhibit Show Dates: June 7 - July 27|
This multimedia exhibit includes paintings, poems, songs and photographs about Coyote from 17 different Native American artists.
|Exhibit Show Dates: April 10 – May 13 |
Artwork from young artists ages 5 – 20 from the United Auburn Indian Community and the Sierra Native Alliance will be on display.
|Exhibit Show Dates: February 15 - May 6|
This collection includes acrylic paintings and mosaics by local artist Gayle Anita.
|Exhibit Show Dates: January 18 - April 8. |
This collection consists of various documents covering historic Native American events, Frank LaPena's own artwork and artwork of his fellow artists, including photographs by Dugan Aguilar and Francisco Dominguez.
|Exhibit Show Dates: September 10 - October 26|
L. Frank Manriquez (Tongva/Ajachmem) is a Native California Indian artist, writer and tribal scholar. This collection includes many of her dramatic photographs, large collages of digital prints and colorful paintings.
|"Traditions Learned Through Time” by artist Billy Hawk Enos and “Artwork by Winema Marie Suehead”|
Exhibit Show Dates: May 6, 2013 - June 25, 2013.
|Our Stories: Judith Lowry’s Artistic Reflections on Native California|
Exhibit Show Dates: February 16 - May 31, 2013
The exhibit “Our Stories” is a collection of vibrant, large scale narratives that Judith Lowry painted over the past 20 years. Her themes include family stories, California Native oral traditions, pop culture, women’s roles, and politics. She uses symbols inspired by her California Indian roots, mixing her family histories with important oral histories.
Exhibit Dates: April 8 – April 30
Artwork from young artists ages 5-18 from the United Auburn Indian Community and the Sierra Native Alliance will be on display.
|Exhibit Show Dates: April 20-June 14.|
Artists Patricia Mills and Michael Rowden d'Portola were so moved by the tragedy of the Northern California Modoc War of 1873, they felt compelled to paint this large scale piece.
Artistic Expression of Maidu Legends & History
by Frank Day (Ly-dam-lilly), Maidu Indian Artist, Historian & Storyteller.
Traditional Maidu Primitive Arts
by Jeremy Peconom, Maidu Indian Artist
Exhibits in both the Zents Gallery and the Indigenous Gallery
Show Dates: September 15, 2012 - January 19, 2013
|Through news articles, photography and objects from the museum’s collection, learn about the foundation of the Maidu Museum and the important role Myron Zents played in preserving this historic site. Exhibition May 19-September 8.|
|This traveling exhibit, organized by the Grace Hudson Museum & Sun House in Ukiah explored traditional hunting, collecting, food preparation and food preservation by California Indian cultures from all regions of California. |
View this and other exhibits during open hours.
|Past Exhibit: Showcasing the colorful artwork of Native American Children ages 5-18 from the American Education Program of the Sacramento City Unified School District. Show Dates: September 20, 2010 - March 31, 2011.|
|Past Exhibit: Featuring three generations of weavers, their baskets, their lives and the artistry of their creations. Show dates: September 18, 2010 through July 31, 2011|