Dan Namingha is active/lives in New Mexico, Arizona. Dan Namingha is known for mod Indian motif painting-abstraction and realism.
Namingha was born in 1950 in Keams Canyon, Arizona. He studied art at
the University of Kansas in Lawrence, at the Institute of American
Indian Arts in Santa Fe, and The American Academy of Art in Chicago.
whose ancestry is Hopi-Tewa, carries a strong family tradition of
artistic expression into its fifteenth generation. His
great-great-grandmother, Nampayco, is credited with rekindling the art
of Hopi Pottery, which his mother and sister continue. Namingha's
uncles carve some of three-hundred variations of Hopi kachinas -
doll-sized, wooden renderings of ceremonial dancers who are messengers
of the spirit world.
Namingha's studies at art schools and at
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