AMBER DUBOISE-SHEPHERD ART

Before Dawn, Early Morning Prayer
Visit from the Wî te Kô (Owl)
Na’ashóii Dich’ízhii Shi Cheii (Grandpa Horned Toad), I Pray for Protection
Family, Stew, Frybread, and Blessings From The Holy Ones
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CURRENT AND UPCOMING ART EXHIBITIONS

SPEAK: SPEAK WHILE YOU CAN 2021: WEWOKA, OK

Celebrating the power of indigenous language through the visual voices of twenty-four Native American Artists.

September 1 - December 31 2021: Seminole Nation Museum, Wewoka, OK

NATIVE AMERICAN FEMALE ART AND RESILIENCE DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC 2020-2021

IMAGEN is excited to announce the selected pieces of our art call, "Native American Female Art and Resilience during the COVID-19 Pandemic," made possible through the generosity of our donor, Marty Jeiven. The art call was open to all Native girls and women. We have been blown away by the submitted pieces. Please join us in celebrating female Native talent and creativity.

To view winners of this Art Call please CLICK HERE!

 
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PRESS

 

THE OKLAHAHOMAN NEWSPAPER

September 2021

Native artists create works for OKC museum.

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THE SHAWNEE NEWS-STAR

August 2021

Shawnee artist celebrates heritage through paintings. (Only subscribers can view the article.)

THE OKLAHOMAN NEWSPAPER

June 2021

Continuing tradition: Red Earth Festival marks 35th anniversary of showing Native art, culture. - Article by Brandy McDonnell

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THE OKLAHOMAN NEWSPAPER

April 2021

Mabee-Gerrer Museum education director shares Native culture through her art. - Article by Brandy McDonnell

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ARTPOP TALK PODCAST

April 2021

"Today we are joined by THREE special guests— The Spotlight Artists for the Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition's Momentum 2021 exhibition. Momentum annually features Oklahoma artists ages 30 years and younger, working in diverse media. The exhibition presents a diversified look at young artistic talent across the state of Oklahoma. Get ready to meet Marium Rana, Amber L. DuBoise-Shepherd, and Andrea Duran-Cason for a discussion about their experience creating new work for the show."

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OKLAHOMA TODAY PODCAST

April 2021

"Oklahoma Today is feeling artsy, so Editor-in-Chief Nathan Gunter and Research Editor Ben Luschen sat down with Kristin Gentry and Amber Duboise-Shepherd to talk about Momentum 2021 in Tulsa, an art show dedicated to showcasing artists age 30 and younger.


Plus we learn what season needs to be added to Oklahoma's calendar in our Question of the Week and we challenge each other (and you) not to giggle at our events listings."

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INSPIRING CONVERSATIONS PODCAST

March 2021

"Jeff sits down with artist and educator Amber DuBoise-Shepherd to hear about what her work means to her at a deeper level, about her artistic perspective, and about how her work is informed and inspired by having grown up in a home immersed with different Native cultures, traditions, and languages. She also speaks about her work that will be displayed in the upcoming OVAC Momentum exhibit at Living Arts of Tulsa from April 2 through the 23rd."

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MOMENTUM SPOTLIGHT 2021: AMBER DUBOISE-SHEPHERD | YOUTUBE VIDEO

March 2021

"Amber L. DuBoise-Shepherd (Shawnee, OK) depicts contemporary Native American narratives based on her family heritage of Navajo, Sac & Fox, and Prairie Band Potawatomi. Her mixed media pieces and oil paintings reference an illustrative quality. She has an Associates of Art from Seminole State College and completed her Bachelors of Fine Arts in Spring 2016 at Oklahoma State University. Momentum is a program of the Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition. OVAC grows and develops Oklahoma's visual arts community through education, promotion, connection, and funding. Learn more about OVAC and Momentum at www.MomentumOklahoma.org. Momentum 2021 is supported in part by Dunlap Codding, the Chickasaw Nation, Fowler Automotive, the Kirkpatrick Family Fund, the George Kaiser Family Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Oklahoma Arts Council, Allied Arts, and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts."

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"IS THIS A GREAT STATE OR WHAT?" NEWS CHANNEL 4'S, GALEN CULVER

March 2021

Mr. Culver gave a me a call and asked to interview me at my home studio in Shawnee, OK my hometown. My hubby was a big help that day gets the house cleaned up before I arrived home, followed shortly by Culver. Thank you to Galen Culver for this wonderful opportunity! Take care! 

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THE OKLAHOMAN NEWSPAPER

JANUARY 2021 | MARCH 2021

Read the Articles about the 2021 Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition's Momentum Exhibition and about the Spotlight Artists in The Oklahoman Newspaper 

CLICK HERE TO READ THE ARTICLE FOR JAN. 2021

CLICK HERE TO READ THE ARTICLE FOR MAR. 2021

ART FOCUS OKLAHOMA MAGAZINE

Fall 2020

In the Studio with Amber DuBoise-Shepherd

By Kristin Gentry

Read about my interview with Kristin Gentry! 

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SLOWMENTUM 2020 GUIDED TOUR | YOUTUBE

March 2020

"Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Momentum has been slowed down to Slowmentum to connect the community with the artwork at a safe distance. Join us for a guided tour of the exhibition with descriptions from each artist. For more information, visit www.momentumoklahoma.org. To view a digital gallery of the exhibition, visit https://flic.kr/s/aHsmLmCtbh​."

CLICK HERE TO VIEW ARTWORK! 

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