Kay WalkingStick: An American Artist
|October 15, 2016–January 8, 2017||Heard Museum
|February 11–May 7, 2017||Dayton Art Institute
|June 17–September 10, 2017||Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
|October 5, 2017–January 7, 2018||Gilcrease Museum
|February 3–June 17, 2018||Montclair Art Museum
Kay WalkingStick: An American Artist was on view at the NMAI in Washington, D.C., November 7, 2015–September 18, 2016. The exhibition is currently being toured across the U.S. by the American Federation of Arts.
The exhibition is co-curated by NMAI curator Kathleen Ash-Milby (Navajo) and associate director David W. Penney, in close collaboration with the artist. Ash-Milby and Penney are also co-editors and authors of a substantial companion catalogue, the first of its kind, which also features writings by Margaret Archuleta (Tewa/Hispanic), Jessica Horton, Robert Houle (Saulteaux), Lucy Lippard, Erica WalkingStick Echols Lowry (Cherokee), Miles Miller (Yakama/Nez Perce), Kate Morris, Judith Ostrowitz, Lisa Seppi, and Kay WalkingStick herself.
Generous support for this project is provided by the National Council of the National Museum of the American Indian.