Arts and Music

The Art of Home: A Wind River Story

Two indigenous artists create new works reflecting on their tribal homelands, the Wind River Indian Reservation. Ken Williams (Arapaho) is a Santa Fe art celebrity and Sarah Ortegon (Shoshone) is an up-and-coming actress in Denver. Both artists travel to Wind River Reservation to reconnect with their ancestors and present their art work to a somewhat isolated community.

The Art of Home: A Wind River Story

54m 57s

Two indigenous artists create new works reflecting on their tribal homelands, the Wind River Indian Reservation. Ken Williams (Arapaho) is a Santa Fe art celebrity and Sarah Ortegon (Shoshone) is an up-and-coming actress in Denver. Both artists travel to Wind River Reservation to reconnect with their ancestors and present their art work to a somewhat isolated community.

Episodes

  • The Art of Home: A Wind River Story: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    The Art of Home: A Wind River Story

    54m 57s

    Two indigenous artists create new works reflecting on their tribal homelands, the Wind River Indian Reservation. Ken Williams (Arapaho) is a Santa Fe art celebrity and Sarah Ortegon (Shoshone) is an up-and-coming actress in Denver. Both artists travel to Wind River Reservation to reconnect with their ancestors and present their art work to a somewhat isolated community.

Extras + Features

  • Preview: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Preview

    30s

    Two indigenous artists create new works reflecting on their tribal homelands, the Wind River
    Indian Reservation. Ken Williams (Arapaho) is a Santa Fe art celebrity and Sarah Ortegon
    (Shoshone) is an up and coming actress in Denver. Both artists travel to Wind River
    Reservation to reconnect with their ancestors and present their art work to a somewhat
    isolated community.

  • "Makes Me Feel Beautiful": asset-mezzanine-16x9

    "Makes Me Feel Beautiful"

    3m 29s

    Native artists from the Wind River Reservation discuss dance, beadwork and artistic
    expression and the way it makes them feel.

  • Extended Preview: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Extended Preview

    2m 16s

    Two indigenous artists create new works reflecting on their tribal homelands, the Wind River Indian Reservation. Ken Williams (Arapaho) is a Santa Fe art celebrity and Sarah Ortegon (Shoshone) is an up-and-coming actress in Denver. Both artists travel to Wind River Reservation to reconnect with their ancestors and present their art work to a somewhat isolated community.

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