Contemporary and Traditional Native American Hand Made
Open Daily (510) 528-9038
1412 Solano Avenue Albany CA 94706

Gathering Tribes

Since 1991, Gathering Tribes has been providing authentic Native American art, jewelry, crafts and more at our gallery in Albany, California. Please visit us when you are in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Open Daily

(510) 528-9038

1412 Solano Avenue
Albany, CA 94706

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Details of paintings by Celia Herrera Rodriguez

Celebrate International Women's Day At

GATHERING TRIBES

    With Indigenous Women of the America

 

Celebrate Indigenous Women

of the Americas:

Art & Poetry at Gathering Tribes

 

Saturday, March 8

From 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm

 

Chicana Codex of

Changing Consciousness

Illustrations & Paintings

 

Meet the artist:

Celia Herrera Rodriguez

5:00 pm to 7:00 pm

 

We are excited to be able to share the profound paintings and illustrations by Celia Herrera Rodríguez.  Each image is full of indigenous symbols which help us remember our relationships to life that is not human and our place in the world.

 

Celia Herrera Rodríguez (Xicana Odami) is a painter, installation and performance artist, originally from Sacramento, California. She teaches Xicana Indígena art theory, history, and practice in Chicano Studies at the University of California, Berkeley, and in the Diversity Studies program at California College for the Arts in Oakland, California. Her work is permanently housed in a number of private and public collections, including the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe and the Gorman Museum of the University of California, Davis. Herrera R. has exhibited her work and performed at locations throughout the world, from Medellin, Colombia, to Brussels, Belgium, to Alanya, Turkey.

 

Click on the link to see a video on Celia discussing her installation piece on view at the Triton Museum of Art http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OTD5c0CDKxs

 

Also on Saturday, March 8 - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

The 6th Annual Celebration of

Indigenous Women Poets

Reading poetry about Mother Earth's

Biosphere & Water

 

 

Indigenous women have a lot to share and

many use poetry as the vehicle. This year's poets include:

  • Desirae Harp (in the photo above), Kim Shuck, Brianna Lea Pruett, Indira Allegra, Kanyon Sayers-Roods, Shunkila Black Calf, Sherry Wilson, Pennie Opal Plant

It's usually a packed house for this annual event. Come early for a good seat! Feel free to bring a pillow for floor seating.

 

There is no charge for these events.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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