Open to: All Teachers
Opportunity at a Glance: Join the Education Department of the National Museum of the American Indian – New York for a full-day of professional development with multidisciplinary artist Shelley Niro (Six Nations Reserve, Bay of Quinte Mohawk, Turtle Clan). This program is offered in conjunction with the opening of her first major retrospective exhibition: Shelly Niro: 500 Year Itch.
Shelley Niro’s paintings, photographs, mixed-media works, and films. Accessible to all, often humorous, and peppered with references to popular culture, her art digs deep into the timeless cultural knowledge and generational histories of her Six Nations Kanyen’kehá:ka (Mohawk) community.
Key dates: Thursday June 8, from 8:30a.m. – 3:00p.m.
Location: Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian, One Bowling Green, New York, NY
Registration deadline: 06/08/2023
Take action: Register and Learn More
For more information: Bert Correa: CorreaA@si.edu