Festivals and programs provide a great opportunity to meet artists and learn about their artistic inspirations. From small group lectures and intimate marketplaces to the acclaimed Guild Indian Fair & Market, which draws more than 700 artists and nearly 20,000 visitors, there’s something for everyone!
Support the upcoming exhibition Awa Tsireh: A Pueblo Painter and Metalsmith, opening Nov. 3, by adopting one of the “animals” featured in the exhibition. Awa Tsireh’s depictions of animals exude charm and whimsy, and for the run of the exhibition, one of these critters can be yours! We promise ... Details →
The museum welcomes Navajo weavers from around the state on November 19th for an intimate marketplace from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Some of the best weaving in the Southwest will be on display and for sale by artists like Barbara Teller Ornelas, Michael Ornelas, Melissa Cody, Lola Cody, ... Details →
Enhance your holidays with wonderful Native-themed ornaments hand-crafted by American Indian artists from the Heard Museum Shops during this annual event! Choose from hundreds of various ornaments in different art forms, priced for every budget, for yourself or for unique holiday gifts. Featured artist, Alvin Thompson (Navajo) has created ... Details →
Enjoy a private walk-through of the exhibition Of God and Mortal Men: Masterworks by T.C. Cannon from the Nancy and Richard Bloch Collection, and through the lens of guest artist Steven Yazzie, spend time in our Dorrance Education Classroom to complete your own guided art activity to take home! ... Details →
A Southwestern tradition, Holidays at the Heard is a great way to spend time with family and friends. Exciting performances and artist demonstrations introduce visitors to traditional and contemporary American Indian music, dance and art throughout the week. Details →
A healthy start to the New Year! Arizona K-12 educators are invited to a free event Jan. 4 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. to explore traditional ingredients and foods used by Indigenous people across the continent throughout time. Learn how to prepare a delicious dish with ancestral ingredients ... Details →