Thursday, July 5, 2012

The 2013 Heard Desk Calendar is Here!

The Heard Museum Desk Calendar for 2013 is now available in our stores!

The images in this calendar were taken by photographer Craig Smith and are of objects from the Heard Museum's world famous collection of Native cultural and fine art. The Heard Museum's collections include approximately 39,000 works of art and ethnographic objects as well as library and archival resources. The Heard Museum's collection of fine art includes more than 3,600 pieces ranging from easel art and prints to sculpture. The collection documents the 20th-century development of the American Indian Fine Art Movement and includes work by some of the finest historic and contemporary American Indian artists.

The calendar sells for $16.95. Come into the shops, call or order online.

This spiral bound desk calendar features a unique piece of artwork with each calendar page.
Here is a sampling of what's inside:



Calendar Cover
Linda Lomahaftewa (Choctaw/ Hopi)
"New Mexico Sunset" 1978


An example of the interior layout
Maria Samora (Taos Pueblo)
"Lattice Cosmos Bracelet" 2008


Stetson Honyumptewa (Hopi)
"Piki Eater Katsina doll" 2004


Della and Francis James (Navajo)
Squash Blossom Necklace, 1970


Merina Lujan Pop Chalee (Taos Pueblo)
"Pueblo Dancer" n.d.


Kenneth Begay (Navajo) and Lloyd Kiva New (Cherokee)
Purse, 1950's


Kevin Red Star (Crow)
"Full Moon Riders Along the Little Horn River" 1986