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HOME: Native People in the Southwest

Experience the Heard’s most prized masterpieces, sweeping landscapes, poetry and personal recollections on an unforgettable journey through the Southwest and the vibrant arts and cultures of Native people. Quotes and interviews with artists and Native community members are interwoven throughout the exhibition reflecting on the importance of family, community, land and languages. Join us for an exciting trip through the American Indian Southwest, from the distant past to today.

HOME features:

  • Nearly 2,000 treasures including jewelry, cultural items, pottery, baskets, textiles, beadwork and more.
  • 500 Hopi katsina dolls on display from the Goldwater and Fred Harvey Company collections.
  • 30-foot stunning glass and clay art fence by Tony Jojola (Isleta) and Rosemary Lonewolf (Santa Clara/Tewa).
  • Garden filled with native plants and trees.
  • Interactive e-room with access to Web sites, radio stations, and Native newspapers and magazines.
  • Multimedia and interactive displays, free films and a video gallery showing the new production HOME.
  • Full-sized Navajo hogan, Hopi piki room, Yaqui ramada and Pueblo oven.
  • 21-foot mural featuring a cultural portrait of the Yaqui people by Mario Martinez (Pascua Yaqui).

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