Several Featured Native American and Indigenous Artists will be present June 27

by Placerville Newswire / Jun 23, 2019 / comments

[Marya Osucha, Img: Devany Rain Royalty. Toltec Nation.]

Placerville, CA - Arts and Culture El Dorado will host an Artist Talk in conjunction with its newest exhibition at Confidence Gallery, Connected: Contemporary Works by Native American and Indigenous Artists. This exhibition is produced in partnership with concept: art + movement and the Exhibits and Collections Department of the Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians,and brings together recent works of Native American and Indigenous artists from throughout the Sacramento region.

Several featured artists will be present Thursday, June 27, 6:00 - 8:00 pm at Confidence Gallery, located at 487 Main Street.

They will join in a group discussion exploring their creative processes, as well as the symbolism and concepts that inform their work. Participating artists include: Stan Padilla, Gemma Benton, Jacky Calanchini, Devaney Rain Royalty, Noxium Berrios, and Monique Sonoquie. 
 
The public is invited to attend, and admission is free.
 
Connected runs through Sunday, July 7. Confidence Gallery is open Thursday through Sunday, from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. Admission is free.

Arts and Culture El Dorado's mission to promote, connect, and empower arts and culture throughout the county is achieved by targeted programs and services, a vibrant gallery exhibition series, and a focus on initiatives which support and sustain the cultural life of the region.