Tony (Antonio) Abeyta is active/lives in New Mexico. Tony Abeyta is known for abstract Indian figure-motifs.
Growing up in Gallup, New Mexico, Tony Abeyta is a Navajo Indian who
knew from the time he was young that he wanted to be an artist.
Abeyta graduated from the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe
and has studied art at the Maryland Institute College of Art in
Baltimore and abroad in France and Italy. The artist also studied
at the Chicago Art Institute as a Ford Foundation Scholar.
2002, he was enrolled in a master of arts degree from New York
University, having earned an associate degree in fine arts at the
Institute of American Indian Art in Santa Fe.
In most of his
abstract, mixed media works of Indian symbolism, he works with an
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