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Native Experience: Shafer Gallery announces new exhibit, lectures

Native American artist Bently Spang says art has always been a part of his life. “Growing up as a Northern Cheyenne person in an indigenous community, I was immersed in art, and after observing the centrality of art in those communities, it was just a natural thing for me to want to express mys...

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The Shafer Gallery will host an opening reception for its next exhibit, "Native Witness: Indians in the Shafer," from 1-4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 22. Refreshments will be served.

The exhibit focuses on Native American themed film and art work. It will include film screenings featuring the work of Bently Spang, a member of the Northern Cheyenne Nation in Montana, as well as blankets and wood carvings from the collection of Robert Button of Great Bend.

Spang’s personal bio describes him as "an internationally recognized multi-disciplinary artist, curator, educator and writer working in mixed media sculpture, video and performance ...

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