Events

March 31 – May 19, 2017
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Spring Equinox: Native American art making in Oklahoma – Oklahoma City University School of Visual Arts

April 3, 2017
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
2017 Oklahoma Creativity Ambassador’s Gala
– Inductees: Chief Gary Batton, Rick Bayless, Chris Harrison, Robert Hefner III, Harvey Pratt, Sam Presti, Blake Shelton, Annie Funke

May 5, 2017
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Red Earth Art Center Spring Fling – at Red Earth Art Center, 5:30 pm – 9pm

May 13, 2017
Denver, Colorado
Missing 411: The Movie – Missing 411 Movie Premier.

June 7 – 8, 2017
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
The Sovereignty Symposium 2017
– a forum in which ideas concerning common legal issues can be exchanged in a scholarly, non-adversarial environment, at the historic Skirvin Hilton Hotel. Panel participant.

June 9 – 11, 2017
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Red Earth Festival – Red Earth Art Market at the Cox Convention Center.

July 10, 2017
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Native America Calling
– Live call-in program linking public radio stations, the internet and listeners together in a thought-provoking national conversation about issues specific to Native communities. 12 noon, CST.

October 6 – 8, 2017
Denver, Colorado
Mile High Mystery Conference
– Guest Speaker.

October 20, 2017
Anadarko, Oklahoma
Delaware Nation Annual Bigfoot Storytelling Festival – Randlett Park, 5pm – 7pm
– Guest storyteller

Opening November 6th, 2017
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Oklahoma History Center – Welcome Home:  Oklahomans and the War in Vietnam
This exhibit will explore the impact of the war on Oklahoma families.

November 6 – 10, 2017
Seminole, Oklahoma
Seminole State College – Native American Symposium
– Keynote Speaker, November 6th, 11:05am – 11:50am

November 26, 2017
Cheyenne, Oklahoma
Washita Battlefield National Historic Site- Owa Chita Sunday:  Annual Commemoration
Recognition of the 149th Anniversary of the Battle of Washita, 1pm to 4pm
– Keynote Speaker, 2pm

December 9th – 10th, 2017
Norman, Oklahoma
23rd Annual Calendar Signing & Holiday Show
Tribes 131 Fine Art & Gift Gallery
Saturday 11am to 6pm, Sunday Noon to 5pm
Featured artists:  Harvey Pratt, Austin Real Rider, Dylan Cavin, Norma Howard, Richard Ray Whitman, David Kaskaske, among others.

February 7, 2018
Washington, D.C.
“Meet Your Designers"
Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian
Introduction of the Stage II finalists for the design of the National Native American Veterans Memorial.  Public event is 1:30pm to 4:30pm, ET.  The live event will be webcast at http://nmai.si.edu/explore/multimedia/webcasts/.

February 18, 2018
Norman, Oklahoma
“Leger Meets West"
Tribes 131 Fine Art & Gift Gallery
Opening reception, 1pm  to 5pm.
Featured artists:  Harvey Pratt, Dylan Cavin, Bunky Echohawk, Richard Ray Whitman, Michael Horse, Dolores Purdy, Benjamin Blackstar, Paul Hacker, among others.

May 4 – 6, 2018
Green Mountain Falls, Colorado
Mile High Mystery Conference
– Guest Speaker.

June 8 – 10, 2018
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Red Earth Festival – Red Earth Art Market at the Cox Convention Center.