Tag Archives: Danforth Collection

Media alert: Native American art curator will deliver SLAM’s annual Danforth lecture

ST. LOUIS, Oct. 24, 2016—Emil Her Many Horses, a curator at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, will deliver the annual Danforth Lecture on Native American art at the Saint Louis Art Museum on Saturday (Oct. 29). Her Many Horses, an associate curator and beadwork artist at National Museum of the American Indian,… Read More »

Press release: Saint Louis Art Museum publishes ‘Plains Indian Art of the Early Reservation Era’

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 20, 2016—The Saint Louis Art Museum recently published Plains Indian Art of the Early Reservation Era, an interdisciplinary and cross-cultural examination of one of the Midwest’s great public collections of Native American art. In 2010, Carolyn Danforth gave the museum 251 works of Plains Indian art collected by her late husband, Donald… Read More »