Selected GBNA Group Exhibitions & Events:

View the Wa-Pai-Shone Gallery

Museum and Gallery Now OPEN!

Grand opening, date and time TBA

Indigenous Voices of the Great Basin

Exhibit Dates: January 2020 – March 2021 (extended)

Works from this exhibition will be on view throughout the year

until March 2021 at the new Wa-Pai-Shone Gallery,

Stewart Indian School Cultural Center and Museum,

5500 Snyder Ave, in Carson City, Nevada 89701

Crocker Art Museum, group exhibits

Multiple Horizons:

Native perspectives at the Crossroads


Tribal Perspectives from the Confluence

November 05, 2020 — April 11, 2021

INTERTWINED: Basketry and Beyond

Indigenous Contemporary Art from California and the Great Basin

Co-curated by Sigrid Benson, c:a+m and

Melissa Melero-Moose, Great Basin Native Artists

Exhibition dates: October 1 – 30, 2019

Reception date: Thursday, October 17, 2019, 6pm – 8pm

Location: Sierra Arts Foundation, 17 S. Virginia Street, Reno, NV 89441


After SAF dates Intertwined will travel to:

Lolmĕn Gallery at the Shingle Springs Rancheria, Novemeber 2019 – March 2020

Please sign our GBNA mailing list for more information in the coming month

January 2019 - CONNECTED, Lolmĕn Gallery, through April 7, 2019

Tribal Administration building, Shingle Springs Band of Miwok Indians

 5281 Honpie Road Placerville, CA 95667

RECEPTION and ART TALK is scheduled for March 16th from 12-3PM. 

Light lunch will be provided.  Art Talk begins at 1pm


April 2018 – GBNA and the Nevada Museum of Art start work on the GBNA Archive and Directory Project, to be completed in summer 2019

November 2018 - GBNA participated and speaks at Nisenan Heritage Days in Nevada City, CA


April 2018 - Great Basin Native Artists, Metro Gallery, City Hall, Reno, NV

September 2017 – Voice, Indigenous women’s group exhibition, Maidu Museum and Cultural Site, Roseville, CA

August 2017 - GBNA artists participate with SWAIA Indian Market in Santa Fe, NM

July 2017 – Great Basin Native Artists, Truckee Meadows Community College, Reno, NV

June 2017 - group show at Carson City Visitors Bureau, Carson City, NV

June 2017 - Stewart Pow Wow and Art exhibit, Cultural Center, Carson City, NV

April 2017 – Great Basin Native Artists, woman's group exhibit/artist talk, C.N. Gorman Museum at U.C. Davis, CA

February 2017 - Group show at Carson City Visitors Bureau, Carson City, NV, participating artists: Ben Aleck, Topaz Jones, Jack Malotte, Melissa Melero-Moose and Topah Spoonhunter

December 2016 - INTERWOVEN, Maidu Museum and Historic Site, Roseville, CA, participating artists: Sarah Biscarra-Dilley, Melissa Melero-Moose, Shanti Parks, Dixie Rogers and Maureen Self

November 2016 - GBNA participated with Nisenan Heritage Days in Nevada City, CA

November 2016 - Autry American Indian Arts Marketplace, Autry Museum, Los Angeles, CA

January 2016 - Great Basin Native Artists, Sparks Heritage Museum, Sparks, Nevada

November 2015 - Folly, Farce, and Other F Words: an art show by the Great Basin Native Artists, The Potentialist Workshop, Reno, Nevada

November 2015 - GBNA participated with Nisenan Heritage Days in Nevada City, CA

November 2015 - GBNA exhibiting in the Nevada Department of Education, Carson City, NV

September 2015 - Coyote III, group show at the Maidu Museum and Historic Site, Roseville, CA

Summer 2015, International group exhibit and publication, Imago Mundi, Contemporary North American Indigenous Artists, 

June 2015 - Stewart Pow-Wow Art Exhibit, Stewart Indian Boarding School, Carson City, Nevada

June 2015 - GBNA asked to speak at Arts at the Heart Conference in Reno, NV

May 2015 - Great Basin Native Artists, Fallon, NV exhibit travels to Maidu Museum and Historical Site, Roseville, CA

April 2015 - GBNA asked to attend and speak at AIANTA Tribal Tourism Conference in Las Vegas, NV

April 2015 - GBNA attends Rural Roundup conference in Carson City, NV, receives Voluntourism award for 2015

March 2015 - Reflections on Pyramid Lake, UNR Knowledge Center, Reno, NV

March 2015 - Great Basin Native Artists, group exhibit, Churchill County Museum, Fallon, NV

November 2014 - Art reception/Cultural Day/Introduction to Great Basin Native Artists  

November 2014 - Pyramid Lake Museum and Cultural Center, Nixon, NV

September 2014 - GBNA participate with group show, Maidu Museum and Historical Site, Roseville, CA

July 2014 - GBNA gathering and artist workshop, artist home, Hungry Valley, NV

June 2014 - Stewart Pow wow art exhibit, Stewart Indian School, Carson City, NV

June 2014 - GBNA gathering, Tule mat making demo by Mike Williams, Pyramid Lake Museum, Nixon, NV

May 2014 - GBNA meeting and artist workshop at Pyramid Lake Museum, Nixon, NV

2014 - Great Basin Native Artists founded

2012 - The Way We Live, Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, Nevada

2002 - Under One Sky, group exhibit at the Nevada State Museum, Carson City, Nevada


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