Know Out West: Edward Curtis Through Native Eyes

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 10/7/2015
Start Time: 6:00 PM
End Time: 7:00 PM
 Justine Lowry, part-time faculty and professor of Native American Art History will explore contemporary responses to the photographic works of Edward Curtis. Curtis documented Native Americans in a unique way that both affirmed the Indigenous identity of the people and omitted the reality of their changing world. Lowry will explore contemporary Native American art that has been produced in response to the works of Edward Curtis that sets the record straight.

This presentation is in conjunction with A6 Studio & Gallery's Edward Curtis exhibition and series of events. For more info about A6, visit them on the web at

Library: Downtown Bend Public Library
Location: Brooks Room
Contact: Liz Goodrich
Contact Number: 541/312-1032
Presenter: Justine Lowry
Link: Edward Curtis