It Might Be Insensitive…But Art is Free Expression, Right?

Came across this in my weekly newsletter from Indian Country Today. I don’t agree with ICTMN that what this artist did is ‘cultural appropriation,’ but I do feel it was incredibly insensitive of him to even consider this to be acceptable art. I wonder what the response would’ve been from the Black community if he’d…

Blending History and Art: Ledger Art

I fell in love with it the first time I saw it: ledger art. Amazing, detailed, brilliant colors, in a modern yet historical perspective. It serves as both a reminder of the past that connects us all and of the present, where the art of ledger painting is once again alive and full of stories.…