De-Indianize Greed

Sean Chandler

De-Indianize Greed, Paintings by Sean Chandler
  • Chandler painting
Savvy Price $1,500.00
Gallery Price $2,500.00
Title
De-Indianize Greed
Artist
Sean Chandler
Medium
Oil on canvas
Canvas size
48" height X 36" width
Frame
Painted wood molding
Frame size
49 3/4" height X 37 3/4" width
Signed
"Sean F. Chandler © '97" at viewer's lower left, also on verso in graphite
Date of creation
1997
Condition
Excellent
About The De-Indianize Greed

A broken pipe stem, deer tracks, a dinosaur, a seated figure with ghoulish features all crowd this composition.

According to the artist, this painting is about the exploitation of American Indian spirituality and religion.

 

About Sean Chandler

(Born 1972) Chandler has earned a Masters in Native American Studies and is in the process of completing his dissertation for his PhD while employed at Fort Belnap College in Harlem, Montana as Director of American Indian Studies.

Chandler's exhibitions have been staged from 1999 through 2010.  "One-fourth Indian" is a serigraph by Chandler included in the permanent collection of the Minneapolis Institute of Art, while "Painted Tipi" dated 1992 resides in the Museum of Natural History in Paris, France.  In 1998 this artist received the Bronze Pencil Award for Best Painter at Montana State University in Bozeman, Montana.

Cultures

American Indian

Medium

Paintings

Subject

Contemporary

Keywords

Sean Chandler, Chandler painting