Calendar / Lunchtime Lecture – Plains Indian Ledger Art
Friday May 11, 2018 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Join us for a survey on the craft and history of Plains Indian ledger art, a genre of narrative drawings from the 19th century featured in VOLUMINOUS ART. Professor Ross Frank, Associate Professor at University of California San Diego and Director of the Plains Indian Ledger Art Digital Publishing Project, will contextualize these extraordinary drawings and detail his project to digitize and preserve this important art form.
Image: Rodolphe Petter Cheyenne Ledger, Plains Indian Ledger Art Project