EXHIBITION Return from Exile: Contemporary Southeast Native American Indian Art


On view from August 22 – October 16

Reception: September 10, 6:00 – 8:00pm

This exhibition of Native American art represents the vibrant contemporary expressions by artists from tribal nations and historical roots in Georgia. This references the so-called Five Civilized Tribes, the Choctaw, Chickasaw, Cherokee, Muscogee (Creek) and the Seminole.  A variety of media will be included in the show from sculpture to painting, printmaking to jewelry. This exhibit is co-curated by UGA Professor and Director of the Institute of Native American Studies at UGA, Jace Weaver, Mr. Tony Tiger and B.C. Martin.

Return from Exile: Symposium Event 

Saturday, August 29, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Hosted by the UGA Institute of Native American Studies in partnership with the UGA Presidents’ Venture Fund and the Native Arts and Culture Foundation and the Cherokee Nation