Atlatl, Inc. – Native Arts Network 2005 Conference
Leadership in Cultural Policy
Phoenix, Arizona – Atlatl, Inc. announces the 10th Biennial meeting of
artists, scholars, curators, educators and arts organization leaders that
gather to examine trends and issues in the field of Native American arts.
The conference is hosted in collaboration with the Smithsonian National
Museum of the American Indian and is supported in part by an award from the
National Endowment for the Arts.
Phoenix based Atlatl, Inc. is a non-profit organization for Native American
arts established in 1977. The mission of Atlatl is to promote the vitality
of contemporary Native American art through self determination in cultural
The Native Arts Network 2005 Conference will be held at the National Museum
of the American Indian on the National Mall, Washington DC on November
16-18, 2005. This conference will be examining the role of art in
contemporary Native culture as well as critical issues in education and
technology that effect Native art, cultural workers and organizations.