Conversation: We’re Still Here…

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 6:30 PM - 7:30 PM


Butt Paperworks Gallery

Conversation: We're Still Here...

In his work, San Antonio artist Joe Harjo confronts stereotypes of Native Americans and the mainstream misuse of Native imagery. Harjo and Lyle Williams, Curator of Prints and Drawings, discuss these challenging representations and other works on paper currently on view.


Silver Horn, Kiowa Dude Paying His Respects to a Young Kiowa Belle from Sketchbook, 1887. Graphite, ink, and crayon on paper. Collection of the McNay Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Terrell Bartlett.