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Nanibaa’s piece is both a 20-minute video and necklace (see the necklace on ESMoA website, GRID, #9), informing the viewer of the complexities of her family's connection with coal development on the Navajo Nation.

MATRIARCHS is curated by two Indigenous curators — Kristen Dorsey (Chickasaw Nation) and Jaclyn Roessel (Diné)– and will feature multiple works by 12 contemporary womxn Indigenous artists representing 14 Indigenous communities. Four artists represent communities Indigenous to California. Featured in the experience are an array of mediums including fashion, metalwork, photography, painting, basketry, and video.

Earlier Event: August 18
Santa Fe Indian Market
Later Event: November 13
N-Design Fashion Show