AMERICAN INDIAN TEXTILES 2,000 Artist Biographies, c1800 – present
By Gregory Schaaf, Ph.D.
Publisher: CIAC Press, Santa Fe
Hardback with slip cover, first edition 2001, fully illustrated
This book is a biographical directory to Native American textile artists from ca. 1800 to the present. Each artist is presented in a brief profile featuring their culture, language, active years, types of textiles, residence, lifespan, family, teachers, students, careers, awards, demonstration, exhibitions, collections, technique, materials, favorite designs, values, galleries and publications. Some artists contributed statements regarding their personal joys experienced while creating textiles.
Navajo Textile Styles
Navajo Weavers (240 pages of biographies)
Pueblo Textile Styles
Other Native American Textile Styles
Pueblo Textile Artists
Other Native American Textile Artists