Explore the American Heritage Gallery's exhibit "Creating Tradition: Innovation and Change in American Indian Art," a celebration of Native art and traditions. The exhibit includes genuine artifacts as well as modern art, showcasing the traditions that have been passed down through the generations. Some of the artists in the exhibit include fashion designer Loren Aragon (Acoma Pueblo), noted doll-maker Glenda McKay (Ingalik-Athabascan) and Juanita Growing Thunder (Assiniboine Sioux) from the Growing Thunder family of Montana. Interactive displays are also located throughout the gallery.
"Creating Tradition: Innovation and Change in American Indian Art" is made possible through the collaboration of the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture (MIAC) in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) in Washington, D.C. Guests at the gallery may remain in their wheelchair or ECV.
Source: Undercover Tourist