Category: Collections Spotlight

Collections Spotlight, a program developed in partnership with First American Art Magazine, is an interactive, online monthly discussion that brings together diverse scholars and Native artists who select artworks from the Coe’s collection to interpret and discuss. The virtual Zoom format also brings together attendees from diverse regions. Attendee questions are accepted throughout the experience via chat, and at the end opened to audio. These events are free and open to the general public.

To view all past recorded events on the Coe YouTube channel, click here.

Collections Spotlight with Evelyn Vanderhoop

Collections Spotlight with Evelyn Vanderhoop

Evelyn Vanderhoop (Gaw Gitanee clan, Haida) is an artist of traditional Northern Northwest Coast textiles. Her art is in private, municipal, and museum collections internationally and she holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Western Washington University, Bellingham,...
Collections Spotlight with Kelly Church

Collections Spotlight with Kelly Church

Photography by Richard Church.   This Collections Spotlight event, a partnership with First American Art Magazine, was held on Tuesday, October 20, 2020, at 3 pm MDT and with artist Kelly Church. Kelly Church is a member of the Gun Lake Band in Michigan, and a...
Collections Spotlight with Melissa Shaginoff

Collections Spotlight with Melissa Shaginoff

This Collections Spotlight was held Tuesday, September 22, 2020, with Melissa Shaginoff entitled Dene (Athabascan) Art in Materials, Potlatch, and Collection. Melissa Shaginoff is part of the Udzisyu (caribou) and Cui Ui Ticutta (fish-eater) clans from...
COLLECTIONS SPOTLIGHT with Jhon Goes in Center

COLLECTIONS SPOTLIGHT with Jhon Goes in Center

Collections Spotlight, a program developed in partnership with First American Art Magazine, is a free interactive, online discussion that brings together the public, scholars, and Native artists who select artworks from the Coe’s collection to interpret and discuss....
Collections Spotlight with Leah Mata Fragua

Collections Spotlight with Leah Mata Fragua

  This Collections Spotlight event took place on Tuesday, July 21, 2020, at 3 pm MDT with Leah Mata Fragua. Collections Spotlight, a program developed in partnership with First American Art Magazine, is a free interactive, online discussion that brings together...