Native American Arts

C.N. Gorman Museum at UCD features artworks and lectures by contemporary Native American and Indigenous artists.

Southwest Museum at the Autry National Center, Los Angeles has an exceptional collection of California and Southwestern Native art and features exhibitions, events and an annual market in Nov.

Heard Museum, Phoenix holds substantial collections and a wide range of Native American exhibitions with an emphasis on the SW.

Eiteljorg Museum, Indianapolis has been a leader over the last ten years in acquisition of important contemporary Native American and First Nations art through their Fellowship Program and annual market. Works from the historical and contemporary collections are regularly on exhibit.

Oakland Museum of California includes a historical display of California lifeways and basketry.

Bay Area Native American Indian Network provides a regular schedule of exhibitions and events in the Bay area.

Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology, UC Berkeley, 103 Kroeber Hall, Berkeley.

California State Indian Museum, Sacramento.

Jesse Peter Native American Art Museum, Santa Rosa Jr. College, Bussman Hall, emphasises California cultures, artists change Monthly.

Maidu Museum and Historic Site, Roseville.

Marin Museum of the American Indian, Novato.

Mendocino County Museum, Willits.

Northern California Flute Circle, Native American Flute concerts & workshops.

Pacific Western Traders, Folsom. Native American arts, books, recordings, videos, Pendleton blankets. Changing exhibits.

National Museum of the American Indian, Smithsonian, Washington DC. Check out their online exhibits!

Institute of American Indian Arts Museum, Santa Fe.

Wheelwright Museum, Santa Fe, hosts changing exhibitions of contemporary and historic Native American art with an emphasis on the Southwest.

Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, Santa Fe.

Native American Service & Community Organizations

Sacramento Native American Health Center, 2020 J Street, Sacramento. 916-341-0575.

Chapa De Indian Health Clinic, 175 W. Court Street, Woodland. 530-661-4400.

California Tribal TANF Program, 916-654-1322.

Intertribal Friendship House, 523 International Blvd, Oakland. 510.836-1955. Classes: Tues: Beading, Drum, Aerobics. Thurs: Medicine Warriors/All Nations Dance, Fri: Talking Circles, Sat: Gardening, Parenting. Library open some Tues/Thurs.

Tribal Economics and Social Solutions Agency, Sacramento. Native American foster care agency.

American Indian Child Resource Center, Oakland. Native American foster care agency.