Jolene Rickard explores indigeneity within a global context. She was recently an advisor for Sakahàn: 1st International Quinquennial of New Indigenous Art, at the National Gallery of Canada, participated in New Zealand’s Te Tihi Scholar/Artist Gathering, and co-curated the inaugural exhibition Our Lives for the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, in Washington, D.C. Jolene is from the Tuscarora Nation (Haudenosaunee). Her book Visualizing Sovereignty will be published in 2016.
Visual Historian; Artist; Curator; Director of the American Indian Program and Associate Professor in the History of Art and Art Departments, Cornell University
New York, USA