native POP: People of the plains

Emerging Native Artists Find Their Style

Aug 2, 2017
Chynna Lockett

A new generation is helping to re-defining the idea of modern Native art. Each summer Rapid City hosts a juried art show that draws Native artists primarily from the Great Plains tribes.

It’s a chance for young and established artists to sell original works and draw attention to their heritage.

Native Art Showcased In Rapid City

Jul 14, 2017
Rapid City Arts Counsil

An event showcasing Native American art is opening in Rapid City this weekend. Nearly 50 artists are expected to set up shop in Main Street Square. 

The Fifth Annual Native POP: People of the Plains event hosts Native artist from around the country. The John Paul Rangel works with the show. He says they select artists from a variety of backgrounds.