About this Event

Vertical grid of Art Chatter. The host is positioned in the top square followed by 9 Native American guests, each in their own square.

6 pm | Bar opens in River Lobby (credit or debit cards only)
6:30 |  Wooden Lecture Hall doors open
7 pm | Chatter presentations

$15 general public, free to WAM members
Howard E. Wooden Auditorium – 1st Floor

This summer installment of Art Chatter sizzles with a local lineup inspired by the exhibition Clearly Indigenous: Native Visions Reimagined in Glass.
Mr. Wichita, Fayola Oyatayo, is back as host and MC for the evening and presenters include the following Wichita creatives:

  • Native Artist Michelle Conine (Shawnee, Delaware and Cherokee)
  • Artist/Skateboarder Ric Dunwoody (Pawnee – Otoe – Wyandotte )
  • Glassblower Aaron Jasso
  • Filmmaker and librarian Daniel Pewewardy (Comanche)
  • Yoga Storyteller Whitney Rodriguez (Diné)
  • Artist Giizhig Rutledge (Ojibwe and Meskwaki)
  • Artist Taiomah Rutledge (Ojibwe and Meskwaki) of Warclan Collective
  • Indigenous activist, designer, model, ceremonialist, and teacher Delmar Uqualla (Kiowa, Comanche, Havasupai, and Kumeyaay)
  • Designer Shude Victors (Ponca and Tohono O’odham)