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Upcoming Exhibitions

Find out what exhibitions are opening soon at the Heard Museum!
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Navajo rug detail showing Yei figures with lizard figures on a bright red background

Toward the Morning Sun: Navajo Pictorial Textiles from the Jean-Paul and Rebecca Valette Collection

Opening November 5, 2021

Opening on Nov. 5, 2021, the Heard Museum will present Toward the Morning Sun: Navajo Pictorial Textiles from the Jean-Paul and Rebecca Valette Collection. The 2018 gift to the museum from Jean-Paul and Rebecca M. Valette of their acclaimed collection includes textiles primarily woven during the first three decades of the 20th century. The Valettes ...

Detail of a silver ketoh (bow guard) decoration with an oval turquoise cabochon set in center and 4 round turquoise cabochons set at the 4 corners

How Old Is It: Southwestern Silverwork, 1850-1940

Opening February 19, 2022

Exploring rarely seen works from the Heard Museum’s collection How Old Is It: Southwestern Silverwork, 1850-1940 will document nearly a century of the evolution of Native silverwork from its earliest years through the decades prior to World War II. A number of unique pieces of Navajo and Pueblo jewelry and other silver items from the ...