When Harry met Sally. I mean, when my Mom met my Dad. I mean, when my Ancestors met my Ancestors. I mean, when a Lace Front met Smoked Skin.
beaded elk hide moccasins (tanned and smoked), synthetic lace from wig, shell beads, metal sewing pins, sinew waxed thread, tube sock, knocker-ball ponytail holder, custom 14K gold plated bamboo earrings “Crab Man”, vintage Skookum dolls.
2018
2018
2018
I Bind You Nancy
coyote skull with lower jaw, sinew waxed thread, vintage Skookum dolls, beaded deer hide moccasins (tanned and smoked).
2018
2018
2018
2018
Putter
2 x 2 pine, Air Max shoe, Adidas slipper, acrylic paint, sinew thread, beaded coin purse, horse hair, electrical tape
2018
2018
Putter
2 x 2 pine, Air Max shoe, acrylic paint, sinew thread, beaded cloth, clay, beaded coin purse, spandex textile, spike tape, electrical tape
33 " x 11" x 3.5"
2018
Putter
2 x 2 pine, Air Max shoe, acrylic paint, sinew thread, beaded cloth, clay, beaded coin purse, spandex textile, spike tape, electrical tape
33 " x 11" x 3.5"
2018
2018
Bone Thrower, photography series
tule cordage, deer fur, sinew thread, braiding hair, rubber bands, acrylic nails, Mini Instax Polaroid's.
2018
2018
2018
2018
2018
2018
2018
2018
Pussy Hat (Crowned)
balaclava, spike heel ballet boot, cowry/dentalium shells, elk teeth, mirror, sinew thread, tule cordage, hair, rubber bands, beaded barrettes, galvanized pipe with floor flange.
(head) 20.5'' x 8.5'' x 7''; (galv. pipe) 5' x 1.25'' x 1''; (floor flange)1.25''.
2018
Pussy Hat, (Hawk Foot)
balaclava, hawk foot, boxing glove, sinew/linen thread, Nike Air Max shoes, beaded barrettes, rubber bands, horse hair, galvanized pipe with floor flange.
(head) 13'' x 9'' x 4.25''; (galv. pipe) 5' x 1.25'' x 1''; (floor flange)1.25''.
2018
2018
2018
Pussy Hat, (Boxing Gloves)
balaclava, leather boxing gloves, Hudson's Bay Co. Trade Blanket toilet paper rolls, sinew thread, blush, human hair, abalone shells, galvanized pipe with floor flange.
(head) 14'' x 7.5'' x 5.5''; (galv. pipe) 5' x 1.25'' x 1''; (floor flange)1.25''.
2018
2018
2018
2018
2018
2018
2018
2018
Thriller
vintage leather jacket, porcupine quills
2.5' x 1' x 6''
2017
large toy soldier figure, deer fur pompom
7'' x 3''
2017
foam clown noses, horse hair, rubber bands, sinew thread, deer dew claws
2018
2018
Crab Man
deer racks w/ top skulls, vintage bandana, braiding hair, rope.
20.5'' x 23.5'' x 15''
2018
self-portrait
summer and winter elk hides (tanned), braiding hair, tule cordage, rubber bands, waxed linen thread
3' x 3.3' x 10.6' (circ.)
2018
2018
2018
2018
2018
2018
2018
2018
The Couch
love seat, acrylic paint, rope, wood smoke scent, offering/collection plate
2017
2018
2018
2018
2018
2018
Figure-Ground Relationship
tanned elk and deer hides, dirt, Adidas slippers, tarp, synthetic hair, clothing, bed sheets
2017
2017
2017
2017
2017
Sit
deer legs, pillow case, polyester stuffing, sinew string
2017
Shake
2017
2017
2017
Coyote's Head
coyote fur, synthetic elk teeth, armature stand, wig hair, cork/canvas mannequin head
2017
2018
2018
2018
Untitled
materials: deer antlers, sinew string, pillows and pillow casing, deer leg, jingle dress with snuff lid cones, mud, cotton diamonds, Boy Scout turkey feather headdress, acrylic paint, baby shoes with clay feet.
2017
2017
2017
2017
2017
2017
2017
YSoA
Yale School of Art couch, rope, elk legs, human hair, cedar horse mask, wooden stick
2016
2017
2015
2015
2015
June 12 & 13, 1987, Mapping Coyote Black installation
oil stick, marker, acrylic, graphite, charcoal, cotton, canvas, wool, lodge pole pines, river rocks, crow feathers
2015
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2015
2015
2015
2015
2015
2015
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
tanned deer hide, powwow competition number, US military jacket, wool powwow shawl, willow branches, river rocks
2015
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
tanned deer hide, powwow competition number, US military jacket, wool powwow shawl, willow branches, river rocks
2015
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2015
2015
2015
2015
Clutch Your (Powwow) Pearls, Mapping Coyote Black installation
river rocks, coyote heads, vintage oil cloth, glass seed beads, replica yellow hammer feathers, vintage news papers covering the Modoc War
2015
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2015
2015
2015
textile sculpture natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical di
oil stick, marker, acrylic, graphite, charcoal, cotton, canvas, wool, lodge pole pines, coyote head & fur, bone pipes, leather, wool, brass army buttons, and wood
2015
2015
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
oil stick, marker, acrylic, graphite, charcoal, cotton, canvas, wool, pine poles, cowry shells
6' x 8'
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
6 x 8'
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
6 x 8'
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
6 x 8'
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2009
6 x 8'
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2009
natalie ball indigenous indian art modoc klamath native american african american race racial narratives intersections decolonization captain jack installation painting textile quilt history auto ethnography Indian identity historical discourses visual ar
2009