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March 25, 2021 Back To News

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Acquires Marie Watt Piece, “Untitled (Dream Catcher)”


The Metropolitan Museum of Art has acquired Untitled (Dream Catcher) by Marie Watt for their permanent collection. The work will be on view to the public starting April 10th, featured at the Wolf Gallery entrance as part of “Art of Native America.”

Learn more about The Met’s Art of Native America collection here: https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search#!?q=diker&perPage=20&searchField=All&showOnly=withImage&sortBy=Relevance&offset=0&pageSize=0&department=1

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Marie Watt in the New York Times
Marie Watt was in the New York Times today in an article about Patricia Marroquin Norby (Purépecha), the museum’s first Native American curator and its first curator of Native American art, appointed in 2020. The article mentions  "Art of Native America: The Charles and Valerie Diker Collection," an exhibition on view in the American Wing… Read More...
Marie Watt in The New York Times
The New York Times recently covered Marie Watt’s upcoming show ‘Each/Other’ opening today, May 23rd, at the Denver Art Museum. To read the full article, please visit The New York Times website: https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/21/arts/denver-indigenous-artists.html?referringSource=articleShare Visit the Denver Art Museum website for more information on ‘Each/Other’ opening Sunday, May 23: https://www.denverartmuseum.org/en/exhibitions/each-other Read More...
Marie Watt’s Upcoming Show at Denver Art Museum Covered in WSJ
Marie Watt's upcoming show 'Each/Other' opening May 23 at the Denver Art Museum was recently covered in the Wall Street Journal. "The show features two Native American artists, Marie Watt and Cannupa Hanska Luger, who often enlist hundreds of people to help create their projects—from bandannas bearing messages to donated blankets that bear witness to… Read More...
Marie Watt to Speak in BAMPFA’s Quilts, Blankets, and Tapestry: Contemporary Art and Textiles Livestream
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