This comprehensive look at glass art created by American Indian artists includes multiple photographs of the impressive works of each artist. The glass art created by American Indian artists is not only a personal expression but also imbued with cultural heritage. These artists have melded the aesthetics and properties inherent in glass art with their respective cultural knowledge. The result is the stunning collection of artwork presented here.
A number of American Indian artists were attracted to glass early in the movement, including Larry “Ulaaq” Ahvakana and Tony Jojola. Among the second generation of Native glass blowers are Preston Singletary, Daniel Joseph Friday, Robert “Spooner” Marcus, Raven Skyriver, Raya Friday, Brian Barber, and Ira Lujan.
Hardcover: 240 pages