We Are the Seeds Santa Fe 2019: A Celebration of Indigenous Arts and Cultures

By Tailinh F Agoyo (other events)

Thu, Aug 15 2019 10:00 AM Fri, Aug 16 2019 6:00 PM

This year's celebration will host approximately 75 artists representing a diversity of cultures and regions. Artists include renowned painter Brent Greenwood (Chickasaw/Ponca), Hopi potter Gwen Setalla, master jeweler Julius Keyonnie (Dine'), traditional Cedar weaver Violet Elliot (Coast Salish), and high fashion jewelry designer Marco Arviso (Dine'). During the event, featured artists will share their art by demonstrating techniques and artistry for visitors.

The Seeds Stage includes Master of Ceremonies Sherenté Harris (Narragansett) and performances by singer songwriter Zachariah Julian (Jicarilla Apache), DJ Celeste Worl (Tlingit), a local favorite Jacob Shijie (Santa Clara Pueblo), and Na'hoy Let'sii Hopi Dancers.

Seeds Santa Fe will feature a variety of interactive experiences for visitors including Arrowsoul Art and Live Screen-printing workshops by Sabawear, corn husk doll making with Dawn Spears, and a fun evening of Native American social dances.