As a public health precaution, the museums in Washington, DC, and New York, NY, are temporarily closed.

The Power of Native Voice

A series of virtual programs

Upcoming Programs



Nov
18–27
Native Cinema Showcase 2020 logo

Native Cinema Showcase

Native Cinema Showcase is an annual celebration of the best in Native film. This year, for the 20th-anniversary showcase, the museum presents the full program online, streaming new films, fan favorite classics, and conversations with filmmakers.

Read more
Dec
3
6–7 PM
Native American female artists profile photo alongside a piece of their artwork

Native American artists Kay WalkingStick and Jaune Quick-to-See Smith in Conversation

Acclaimed artists Jaune Quick-to-See Smith (Salish/Cree/Shoshone) and Kay WalkingStick (Cherokee) discuss their work, their distinguished careers, and their thoughts on the current state of Native American contemporary art.

Read more
Dec
4–6
detail of Native American necklace

Healing through Native Creativity

Artists and artisans from past Native Art Markets share the stories of their art and new works that reflect this unprecedented time.

Read more
Dec
17
4–5 PM
Thanksgiving painting of pilgrams and Native Americans with the Native American removed from the painting

Youth in Action: Conversations about Our Future | (Re)Telling the American Story

The American story has been profoundly shaped by Native Americans, yet the stories told about Native people are often false and almost always incomplete. Join us in a conversation with Native youth to learn how Native people are actively reshaping these narratives today.

Read more