Nationality

American, Hopi

Artist Dates

b.1966

Title of Work

Eagle, Soaring

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Date of Work

2001

Medium

Intaglio

Edition #

05/05

Signature

Lower right

Height

24 1/2"

Width

18"

Collection/Provenance

Art & Design Study Collection

Status

Stored: R23

Location

UND Art Collections Repository

Additional Information

Richard Lomahinma Dawavendewa was born and raised in the Hopi village of Moenkopi, Arizona, but came to North Dakota pursue an MFA at UND.

Dawavendewa's work is deeply symbolic, conveying elements of his life experience as a Hopi. He credits his grandfather, an esteemed elder in his community, for instilling within him a deep respect for his culture.

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