Native American Haida sculptor, metalworker, printmaker and blanket-maker. He was the grandson of the Haida blanket- and basket-maker Florence Davidson (1895–1993), and great-grandson of the Haida wood-carver Charles Edenshaw. He began carving argillite as a teenager in Masset, and in 1966 he met ...
Native American (Choctaw, Cherokee), 20th-21st century, male.
Born 31 March 1972, in Colorado.
Painter, sculptor, mixed-media artist.
Jeffrey Gibson received a BFA from the Art Institute of Chicago (1995) and an MFA from the Royal College of Art (1998), which was funded by his tribal group, the Mississippi Band of the Choctaw Nation. Since ...
Canadian First Nations, 20th century, male. OBC (Order of British Columbia).
Born 12 January 1920, in the Queen Charlotte Islands (British Columbia); died 13 March 1998.
Sculptor, goldsmith, jewelry-maker, screen-printer, painter, and draughtsman.
Bill Reid was the son of a Haida First Nation mother, Sophie Gladstone Reid, of the Raven/Wolf clan, and an American father, William Ronald Reid. He was to become a leading expert on Haida art and culture and is credited with the modern resurgence of Haida carving, a skill which he had learnt from his maternal grandfather. His grandfather had himself received training from Charles Edenshaw, a Haida master carver of an earlier generation....
G. Lola Worthington
American jeweler, sculptor, painter, and silversmith, of Mescalero Apache–Navajo
descent. White Eagle began his career as a silversmith under the tutelage of legendary Navajo artisan