May 13, 2011
NVision is COMING!!!
Friday, May 13 @ 4:30pm-7:30pm & Saturday,
May 14 @ 9am-5pm
Ages: Children 12 & Up; if unaccompanied by an adult.
We will be having hands-on Mural Painting & Video Production, at the Osage Nation Language Building, 222 West Main, Pawhuska, OK 74056 (next to old Gift Shop).
We NEED: Enthusiastic painters, willing participants and hard workers.
We will be creating and producing a mural on the west side of the Language buildihg with local Osage artist, Ryan Redcorn of Buffalo Nickel Creative, along with other NVision artists. Sterlin Harjo, director to two award winning films: Four Sheets to the Wind; Barking Water, will be filming this event.
NVision is committed to the development of Native youth leadership and traditional and contemporary expressions of art, culture, education, and media from a Native core and perspective. To this end, NVision will promote the development of a new generation of Native leaders, artists, educators, and activists within a context of respect and understanding for traditional Native lifeways, sovereignty, community, and importance of holistic wellbeing. NVision will strive to empower Native youth and young adults on a local and national level to become leaders and culture bearers of tomorrow that will help to preserve and strengthen our Native cultures and Nations for generations to come.