Art of the Americas before 1900

Native North American art, c. 1500 – today

“Native American art” generally refers to peoples in what is today the United States and Canada.

c. 1500-present

Beginner's guide

We can't tell the stories of art history without the continuous presence of Native American artists.

Regions in Native American art

East

East

West

West

Southwest

Southwest

Northwest coast

Northwest coast

Contemporary art

Contemporary art

All content | Native American art after 1600

Ceramics, weaving, and woodcarving are just some of the various media in Native American art.

Selected Contributors | Native North American art, c. 1500 – today