Melanie Yazzi


Sangre de Cristo Arts Center
210 N. Santa Fe Ave.
81003 Pueblo , CO
United States
Phone: 719-295-7200
38° 16' 8.9616" N, 104° 36' 21.7656" W
Colorado US
Event Date: 
Feb 2 2018 - 11:00am to May 13 2018 - 4:00pm
February 2 – May 13 Melanie Yazzie | Third Floor Foyer Melanie is the juror for Representing the West this year. As a printmaker, painter, and sculptor, Melanie Yazzie’s work draws upon her rich Diné (Navajo) cultural heritage. She is of the Salt and Bitter Water clans. Her work follows the Diné dictum “walk in beauty” literally, creating beauty and harmony. As an artist, she works to serve as an agent of change by encouraging others to learn about social, cultural, and political phenomena shaping the contemporary lives of Native peoples in the United States and beyond. Her work incorporates both personal experiences, as well as the events and symbols from Dine culture. Admission $8 Adults, $6 Children, Military, and Seniors 65+. Arts Center Members always free. Wed-Sat 11AM – 4PM, Sun 12 – 4PM.