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Group Exhibitions and Activities:

April 2018 - Great Basin Native Artists, Metro Gallery, City Hall, Reno, NV

September 2017 – Voice, Indigenous women’s group exhibition, Maidu Museum and Cultural Site, Roseville, CA

August 2017 - GBNA artists participate with SWAIA Indian Market in Santa Fe, NM

July 2017 – Great Basin Native Artists, Truckee Meadows Community College, Reno

Part II, group show at Carson City Visitors Bureau, Carson City, NV

June 2017 - Stewart Pow Wow and Art exhibit, Cultural Center, Carson City, NV

April 2017 – group exhibit/artist talk, C.N. Gorman Museum at U.C. Davis, CA

February 2017 - Group show at Carson City Visitors Bureau, Carson City, NV
Participating Artists: Ben Aleck, Topaz Jones, Jack Malotte, Melissa Melero-Moose, Topah Spoonhunter

December 2016 - Maidu Museum, INTERWOVEN, Exhibit Show Dates: December 16, 2016 – March 31, 2017
Reception: February 18, 2017, Participating artists: Melissa Melero-Moose, Shanti Parks,
Maureen Self, Sarah Biscarra-Dilley, and Dixie Rogers

November 2016 - Autry American Indian Arts Marketplace, Autry Museum, Los Angeles, CA

January 13, 2016 - March 2016 - Sparks Heritage Museum, Sparks, Nevada
Group exhibit by the Great Basin Native Artists

November 1 - 30, 2015 - Folly, Farce, and Other F Words an art show by the Great Basin Native Artists
at The Potentialist Workshop in Reno, Nevada

November 2015 - GBNA participated with Nisenan Heritage Days in Nevada City, CA

November 2015 - GBNA exhibiting in the Nevada Department of Education, Carson City, NV

September 19, 2015 - November 2015 - Coyote III, group show at the Maidu Museum and
Historic Site, Roseville, CA

Summer 2015, International group exhibit,Imago Mundi, Contemporary Native Art, Italy

6/18/15 - 6/21/15 - Stewart Pow wow Art Exhibit, Stewart Boarding School, Carson City, Nevada

June 2015, GBNA asked to speak at Arts @ the Heart conference in Reno, NV

May - July 11, 2015, GBNA participate with group show, Fallon exhibit travels to Maidu Museum and
Historical Site, Roseville, CA

April 2015, GBNA asked to attend and speak at AIANTA Tribal Tourism Conference in Las Vegas, NV

April 2015, GBNA attends Rural Roundup conference in Carson City, NV, receives Voluntourism award for 2015

March - September 11, 2015, Reflections on Pyramid Lake, UNR Knowledge Center, Reno, NV

March 2015, Group exhibit, Churchill County Museum, Fallon, NV

December 2014, UNR exhibit at Artspace, "Numu", Melissa Melero will exhibit mixed media paintings

November 15th, 2014, Art reception/Cultural Day/Introduction to Great Basin Native Artists at the
Pyramid Lake Museum and Cultural Center, 709 State Street, Nixon, NV, 775-574-1088.
This is a free, family friendly event and the public are welcome
The exhibit will run from November 15, 2014 - June 1, 2015

September 2014, GBNA participate with group show, Maidu Museum and Historical Site, Roseville, CA

July 2014
7/20/14 - potluck gathering, artist workshop, and news in Hungry Valley, NV

June 2014
6/12/14 - 6/15/14 - Stewart Pow wow, 1st group exhibit

6/28/14 - Tule mat making demo by Mike Williams
at Pyramid Lake Museum followed by gathering in Nixon, NV

May 2014
5/17/14 - GBNA meeting and artist workshop at Pyramid Lake Museum, Nixon, NV

April 2014
4/19/14 - GBNA 1st Artist gathering

2014 - Great Basin Native Artists founded to find and make opportunities for Native Artists

2012 - The Way We Live, group exhibit at the Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, Nevada

2002 - Under One Sky, group exhibit at the Nevada State Museum, Carson City, Nevada
This is a great exhibit, if you haven't already seen it, it deserves the trip to Carson City.
New construction on the Museum, lots of interesting and educational sights for the whole family.
Check out the virtual tour of the Under One Sky exhibit: Nevada State Museum, Under One Sky Exhibit