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Contemporary - Contemporary Native Art. Traditions develop...

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    Contemporary Native Art. ..
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    Traditions develop and adapt… Materials and mediums become traditional over time. At some point all materials and mediums were new.
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    How do we decide if an artform is traditional or contemporary?
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    Do the tools used for construction determine the authenticity? No…it is ethnicity that defines American Indian art. Authenticating Native art…
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    Contemporary vs. Traditional
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    Contemporary artforms expand traditional avenues of creativity and expression.
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    Pottery continues to be produced in the “old” ways, with new design attributes.
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    All mediums and materials are used by Native artists today.
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  Some questions of definition concerning modern Native art: Must a work be produced in Western art media and formats? Should all forms of art made by Native people in the last century be considered modern? Should subject matter be contemporary issues or can traditional heritage and belief be included? Should professional art-school training be required?
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