Native American Arts Exhibit & Expo Preview

Curated by Eric & Karen Wilder

Exhibit of Native American Arts

Opening Reception: Friday, October 7, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Exhibit remains through October 30

Burnett Gallery


Ruddick art

The Native American Arts exhibit in the Burnett Gallery will feature pieces from artists who will also be exhibiting at the Native Arts Expo later in the month on October 22.

Violet Wilder art

The works highlighted in this gallery show feature some of the finest work of the participating artists and the private Pomo basket collection owned by Lucille Frank, Manchester Pomo. Many of her baskets have been handed down to her from previous generations and this is the first time they have been a made available for public viewing. Several baskets will be available for sale by serious collectors.




The show will honor Native American art styles from traditional to contemporary and range from hand-crafted materials to graphic arts, reflecting the various styles of Native American artists from Sonoma, Mendocino and Lake counties.

Meyo art

Gallery artists include painter and beader Annmarie Sanchez of Paiute, Tohono O’doham, Omaha; graphic designer Eric Wilder, Kashaya Pomo; beader and illustrator Meyo Marrufo, Robinoson Pomo; jewelry designers Wendy and Lorraine Ruddick, Manchester Pomo; and many other local Mendocino County artists.

Sanchez art