Sihasin is a Native American music band from Arizona. It is composed of two siblings called Jenada and Clayson Benally. The name of the band means hope in the Navajo language. Despite the Navajo Indian nation’s success as code talkers during World War II, many Navajo Indians continue to struggle. Brother and sister Jenada and [ Read On… ]

The non-profit Indian Pueblo Cultural Center in Albuquerque is currently hosting the 38th Annual Native American Student Art Show. The two-month-long exhibition showcases the finest Native art from Pueblo students across New Mexico. Submissions are open to Pueblo students from kindergarten to 12th grade, and awards based on age and medium are given by a [ Read On… ]

The portrayal of Native Americans in film and television during former eras generated considerable controversy. Many critics complained past Hollywood productions often tended to rely heavily upon stereotypes. Recently, actors and actresses of Native American ancestry have begun to achieve wider popular recognition and, to some extent perhaps, fewer typecast roles.   Actor Pierce Brosnan, [ Read On… ]

Making it big in the world of art can be difficult, with success often coming down to having the right contacts. Prospective artists who are also Native Americans can find the hill particularly hard to climb. Five Native American creative artists have decided to meet their challenges together. It was during this year’s Montana Folk [ Read On… ]