Donald Montileaux | Transitions of Lifestyles: Drawings from Hides to Ledger Paper

December 9, 2017 - April 1, 2018 

Visual Arts Center | Contemporary Gallery 

Lakota storytelling from South Dakota’s pre-eminent ledger artist. The works of noted Oglala Lakota ledger artist Donald F. Montileaux are a journey through the complex art forms and storytelling of the Lakota people. Warriors, horses, buffalo and tipis in reds, blues, greens, yellows and oranges are blended, rubbed and polished on antique ledger pages. Donald Montileaux was inducted into the South Dakota Hall of Fame in 2014; he lives and works in Rapid City, SD.

A reception for this exhibition will be held Friday, February 2, 2018 in the Contemporary Gallery.

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