Archive for Sunday, September 8, 2002

Haskell art market, photo exhibit and quilts add to show

September 8, 2002


Here is the lineup of activities planned in conjunction with the 14th Annual Indian Arts Show:

"Indian Arts Show: A Juried Competition," 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday and 1 p.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Saturday through Oct. 20, Museum of Anthropology, Kansas University. Admission: $3 for adults, $1 for students and children under 5 are free.

Benefit opening for the Indian Arts Show, with awards ceremony, art preview and sale, reception and silent auction, 7:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Friday, Museum of Anthropology. Admission: $35. Reservations are required; call 864-4245 or 864-2673.

Haskell Indian Art Market, featuring more than 165 artists, artist demonstrations and American Indian dance, music and food, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 15, Haskell Indian Nations University, 23rd Street and Haskell Avenue. No admission charge; free parking.

"Four Photographers: Zig Jackson, Victor Masayesva Jr., Shelley Niro, Hulleah Tsinhnahjinnie," through Oct. 20, Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art, KU. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, with extended hours to 9 p.m. on Thursdays, and noon-5 p.m. Sunday.

A tour of the exhibit will be led by Andrea Norris, director of the Spencer Museum, at 12:15 p.m. Thursday. Two films "It Starts With a Whisper" by Niro and Anna Gronau and "Honey Moccasin" by Niro will be shown at 7 p.m. Thursday in the auditorium at the museum. "Imaging Indians" will be screened at 7 p.m. Sept. 19. No admission charge for any of the events.

"Baby Star Quilts," small quilts made by women in the Healing the Sacred Hoop Project, through Sept. 20, Lawrence Public Library, 707 Vt. Hours: 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. No admission charge.

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