Webinar series on Indigenous museum collections

2022 marks the centennial of the IARC’s collection of Native Southwest art and history. This year’s Speaker Series, One Hundred Years Later: The Indian Arts Research Center and the Role of Collections in the Twenty-First Century, seeks to explore the role of collections, then and now, and the responsibility and accountability of collecting institutions to the communities they serve. Speakers from across the country will discuss museum practices, community collaboration, and the future of collections in the twenty-first century.

Wednesday, April 6, 2022-2:00 pm MDT

The Indian Arts Research Center: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow 

With keynote speakers Cynthia Chavez Lamar (San Felipe Pueblo), Brian Vallo (Acoma Pueblo), and Elysia Poon

Wednesday, April 13, 2022-2:00 pm MDT

Considerations for Indigenous Collections Care

With speakers Laura Bryant, Sylvanus Paul (Diné), Marla Taylor, and Laura Elliff Cruz

Wednesday, April 20, 2022-2:00 pm MDT

Engaging Community through Museum Collections

With speakers Dr. Khalid el-Hakim, Jessica Rubenacker, Lynda Romero (Pojoaque Pueblo) , and Jennifer Himmelreich (Diné)

Wednesday, April 27, 2022-2:00 pm MDT

Community Collaboration in Practice: Collections Reviews at the Indian Arts Research Center

With speakers Mark Mitchell (Tesuque Pueblo), Octavius Seowtewa (Zuni), Stephanie Riley (Acoma Pueblo), and Jennifer Day

All events are free, advanced registration is required.

Learn more and register here: sarweb.org/iarc/iarc-speaker-series/2022-museums-centennial/