Public Engagements

Small Things Matter: Small Scale Bronze Casting

Small Things Matter: Small Scale Bronze Casting Holly Wilson June 24-28, 2024 Believe in creating small things that carry a big story! Whether you want to develop small-scale sculptures or wearable art, the methods are the same. These small works of art will make the everyday matter and flicker with… Read more

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101st SANTA FE INDIAN MARKET, SWAIA

August 19 – 20, 2023 101st ANNUAL SANTA FE INDIAN MARKET ON THE PLAZA I am so thrilled to announce that I will be at this year’s SWAIA Market! I hope you will stop by my new booth and see what I have been working on for the last year.… Read more

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Never Broken: Visualizing Lenape Histories at Michener Art Museum

Never Broken: Visualizing Lenape Histories September 9, 2023 – January 14, 2024 James A. Michener Art Museum Never Broken: Visualizing Lenape Histories considers the power of art to construct and dismantle inaccurate Indigenous histories through a dynamic display of contemporary art by Lenape (also called Delaware) artists in dialogue with historic Lenape… Read more

EXPO Chicago 2023 with Center For Native Futures: Booth #419

EXPO CHICAGO Booth #419 13–16 APRIL 2023 NAVY PIER | CHICAGO LOCATION EXPO CHICAGO is located at Chicago’s historic Navy Pier in the Festival Hall 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago IL 60611 VIP PREVIEW Thursday, April 13 | 12:00noon – 9:00pm By Invitation Only. OPENING NIGHT OF EXPO CHICAGO Thursday,… Read more

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Seen UnSeen by Holly Wilson at the Duhesa Gallery Colorado State University Fort Collins Colorado

Seen Unseen Duhesa Gallery Feb 21 – July 14 Opening and Talk 4:30 -6pm, Feb 21, 2023 DUHESA GALLERY LORY STUDENT CENTER at COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY 1101 Center Avenue Mall 8033 Campus Delivery Fort Collins, CO 80521 970.491.6444 Duhesa Gallery can be found on the 300 level of the LSC near… Read more

Past Events

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The Thread that Connects, Holly Wilson at Spiva Art Center, January 14 – March 4, 2023

  Holly Wilson The Thread that Connects January 14 – March 4, 2023 Spiva Center for the Arts 212 W. 7th Street Joplin, M0 64801 417.623.0183 Hours: Tuesday – Saturday Located inside the Harry M. Cornell Arts and Entertainment Complex 2nd floor   Read more

On Turtle’s Back, Solo Exhibition September 8 – October 11, 2022

Solo Exhibition “On Turtle’s Back” September 8 – October 11, 2022 Pauly Friedman Art Gallery Misericordia University 301 Lake Street Dallas, PA 18612 1.570.674.8420 For inquiries, please contact: The Studio Mustang, OK 73064 | 405.308.0239 Read more

100TH SANTA FE INDIAN MARKET, SWAIA

August 20 – 21, 2022 100th Annual Santa Fe Indian Market on the Plaza I am so thrilled to announce that I will be at this year’s SWAIA Market! I hope you will stop by my new booth and see what I have been working on for the last year.… Read more

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“Bloodline” Return to Lenapehoking, Holly Wilson at Bonner David New York City

February 10th – 26th, 2022 “Bloodline”, Solo Exhibition Artist Reception from 6-9 pm, February 10th  BONNER DAVID GALLERIES 22 E. 81 ST New York City, New York 10028 929.226.7800  www.BonnerDavid.com Read more

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HOLLY WILSON Looking for the Magic, SOLO EXHIBITION, MA DORAN GALLERY

March 11 – April 29, 2022 Solo Exhibition  M.A. Doran Gallery 3509 S. Peoria Avenue Tulsa, OK 74105 Read more

99TH SANTA FE INDIAN MARKET, SWAIA

August 21 – 22, 2021 I am so thrilled to announce that I will be at this year’s in-person SWAIA Market! I hope you will stop by my new booth and see what I have been working on for the last year. Booth #LIN W 721 Saturday Aug 21, 6:00am-5:00pm… Read more

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Weaving History into Art: Key Themes

Thursday, Sept 24th, 2020, at 12 PM – 1 PM Online with Facebook Live https://www.facebook.com/events/658737375027876/ Hosted by Gilcrease Museum, The University of Tulsa and Holly Wilson Artist Join Curator of History Mark Dolph, Jack and Maxine Zarrow Curator for Indigenous Art and Culture Chelsea Herr, and contemporary multi-media artist Holly Wilson (Delaware/Cherokee) for… Read more

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Native Thoughts in Contempoary Art OCU Artist Talk with Holly Wilson

Join us this Thursday night Sept 24th, 2020 at 6 pm in person at the Norick Art Center at OCU or on zoom! Watch an inspiring video about Holly: Holly Wilson YouTube Channel See her great work with our OCU intern: Art Internship at Oklahoma City University I hope this… Read more

Weaving History into Art: The Enduring Legacy of Shan Goshorn

Weaving History into Art: The Enduring Legacy of Shan Goshorn October 9, 2020 – March 28, 2021 Thomas Gilcrease Institute of American History and Art1400 N Gilcrease Museum RdTulsa, OK 74127 There’s something about having a message in the vessel shape that makes people really curious … really engages them.… Read more

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VIRTUAL 99TH SANTA FE INDIAN MARKET, SWAIA

August 1 – 31, 2020 Please follow this link to my: VIRTUAL SWAIA 2020 BOOTH HERE ONLINE. We have been looking forward to The 99th Santa Fe Indian Market that transforms the City of Santa Fe, with nearly 900 of the continent’s finest Native American artists showing their work in… Read more

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Contemporary Realism Survey

May 2020 20 Anniversary Contemporary Realism Survey Group Exhibition  Opening TBA M.A. Doran Gallery 3509 S. Peoria Avenue Tulsa, OK 74105 Read more

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Art Prize Nine

September 20 – October 8, 2017 Bloodline Art Prize 9 Location Monroe Community Church 800 Monroe NW Grand Rapids, MI 49503 Voting Code: 65643 http://www.artprize.org/65643 It is the stories of family, history, and identity that brought me to “Bloodline”. It is a long trail of my Native American history, my… Read more

THE RIDER

Holly Wilson Announced As One Of Eiteljorg 2015 Contemporary Art Fellows

It is my great honor to share with you that I am one of the artist named a 2015 Eiteljorg Contemporary Art Fellow. The Eiteljorg Museum features the world’s foremost collection of contemporary Native American art. The museum’s commitment to contemporary fine art features sponsorship of the Eiteljorg Contemporary Art… Read more