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March 2015
Mar 12

Short Course: Native Peoples of the Southwest, an Overview

In this 3 week course, participants will learn about the Southwest and the first American from the prehistoric peoples to their historic descendants to the people today, who continue to blend their ancient traditions with the challenges of the 21st century.  The aim of the course is to promote ... Details →

April 2015
Apr 9

Short Course: Pueblo life as seen through Pueblo peoples’ eyes (and April 16 & 23)

Here’s your opportunity to get to know the life ways of Pueblo people from members of three Pueblo tribes, who will make exciting and informative presentations from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. on three successive Thursdays in April in the Monte Vista Room, led by instructor Jackie Kemmer, Heard ... Details →

May 2015
May 2

1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

‘Sport as Art’ Artist Talk

Join Jacob Meders (Mechoopda Maidu) and Jamison Chas Banks (Seneca-Cayuga/Cherokee Tribe of Oklahoma) as they share their experiences in the field of printmaking. Details →

Printmaker Jacob Meders (Mechoopda Maidu).
September 2015
Sep 4

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Become a Heard docent by taking ‘Las Guias’ class

Students in the Las Guias (“The Guides”) docent training class meet one half-day a week on Tuesdays for seven months to gain a thorough knowledge of the history, culture and art of the American Indians of the Southwest. Students in the class, which begins Oct. 6, also receive special ... Details →

Adult group being guided through the HOME exhibit.
Sep 17–19

Master Artist Workshop Series presents basketry workshop in Mescalero, N.M.

Up-and-coming and mid-career American Indian basketry artists seeking an opportunity to be mentored by master-level artists are participating in the Heard Museum’s next installment in its Master Artist Workshop Series. Mescalero Apache artists Matthew Summa and Andrea Summa are leading a three-day workshop Sept. 17-19 in New Mexico presented ... Details →

October 2015
Oct 1

9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Short Course: An Overview of Southwestern Tribes

Learn about the first Americans who continue to inhabit what is today’s Southwestern United States, from prehistoric to modern times, in this short course on three Thursdays this fall. Attendees will learn abut how today’s Native peoples continue to blend their ancient traditions with the challenges of the 21st ... Details →

Oct 23–24

Native artists invited to Master Artist Workshop on basketmaking near Camp Verde, Ariz.

Calling American Indian basketweavers: Join Yavapai-Apache basket artists Donna, Francis and Tyrone Nightpipe in a Master Artists Workshop on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 23-24, at the Yavapai-Apache Cultural Resource Center, presented by the Heard Museum and supported by the Margaret A. Cargill Foundation. The Heard Museum Master Artist Workshop ... Details →

November 2015
Nov 5

9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Short Course: The Apache Tribes

Please join the Heard Museum Guild for a series on Apache stories told by Apaches, an in-depth study of Apache culture, taught on three successive Thursdays: Nov. 5 – The speaker is Ann Skidmore of the White Mountain Apaches. Nov. 12 – The speaker is Vernelda Grant of the ... Details →

December 2015
Dec 3

8:30 am – 10:00 am

Estate and Gift Planning Seminar

This essential seminar covers the developments in estate, financial, tax and risk management associated with collecting art. The workshop will be led by Harry A. Papp, CFA. Papp is a seasoned portfolio manager with 35 years of experience in the field. He is a managing partner of L. Roy ... Details →

October 2016
Oct 6

9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Short Course: Native Women in the Arts: Oct. 6, 13 & 20

As part of its commitment to continuing education, the Heard Museum Guild presents several short courses each year, in October, January and April. Open to the public, the aim of the courses is to enhance one’s respect for Native peoples and to develop an appreciation of their art and ... Details →

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