NEA National Heritage Fellowships

NEA National Heritage Fellowships - A

  • The Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum in Decorah, Iowa, awarded Eldrid Skjold Arntzen the Gold Medal for rosemaling (literally rose or "to...

  • Henry Arquette

    A master basketmaker, Henry Jake Arquette specializes in the utility baskets traditionally made by the Haudenosaunee Mohawks—pack, laundry, picnic,...

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    Norik Astvatsaturov’s work is ancient in its origins yet current in its voice. He is an Armenian repoussé artist who,...

  • Frisner Augustin was born March 1, 1948, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. His father, Julien Augustin, was an itinerant carpenter. Most...

  • Called by the Washington Post "one of maybe a handful of truly innovative Dobro players in the history of country...

  • Celestino Avilés lives in Orocovis, the hilly central region of Puerto Rico that is the geographic heart of the island....

  • Horace P. Axtell is a Nez Perce tribal historian, language preservationist, storyteller, drum maker, and singer. He spent his youth...

  • Pedro Ayala was born June 29, 1911, in General Terán, Nuevo León, about 100 miles west of Reynosa, Mexico....

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