Indigenous American Diverse Arts

This is an umbrella term for Indigenous Americans arts that don't necessarily correspond to Western art categories. Many are utilitarian art forms. #NativeArt #Native #Indigenous #Aboriginal #Art
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Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Moccasins associated with Peo Peo T´olikt (Bird Alighting, Nimi´ipuu (Nez Perce) ca. 1880 Idaho Deer hide, glass beads, cotton thread 27 x 12 x 8 cm Purchased from the Mabton Museum shop

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Looks like it's originally from coastal British Columbia, Canada Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Purepecha (Tarascan) Gourd Vessel -- Michoacán State, Mexico -- National Museum Of The American Indian -- Washington, DC

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Infinity of Nations: Papoose/Cradle Board!Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York quill and Birch bark work.

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Mapuche Machi’s kultrung (shaman’s drum) ca. 18 x 47 cm. Exchange with the Museo Nacional de História Natural during the Thea Heye Chile Expedition led by Samuel K.

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

aps alooke warrior s exploit robe circa fort benton montana buffalo hide pigment red wool trade cloth beads porcupine quill horsehair

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

ehumanity Artifact: Parfleche case - Medicine Bundle Painted Quilled and Beaded (Ponca) Collected by T.

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Kickapoo Hair Ornament -- Circa 1900 -- Oklahoma -- Cotton cloth, silk ribbon, glass beads & Mother-of-Pearl buttons -- Infinity of Nations

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Petroglyph depicting mountain sheep AD Sand Tank, Inyo County, California Basalt 20 x 47 x 50 cm Purchase

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Manteño seat, AD - Cerro Jaboncillo, Manabí Province, Ecuador - Stone - 40 x 68 x 75 cm - Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Mapuche stirrups with tapaderos (hoods), ca. Chile - Wood, iron - Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Pictures are some Duck Decoys, circa 400 BC – AD they are on display at the National Museum of the American Indian of the Smithsonian Institute.

Infinity of Nations: Art and History in the Collections of the National Museum of the American Indian - George Gustav Heye Center, New York

Achuar Drinking Horn -- Circa 1950 -- Ecuador -- Clay, paint & varnish -- Infinity of Nations

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