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Katsina Carvings : Left Case

This is a guide to katsina carvings, in regards of the new display of 32 katsina carvings on loan from Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, installed in Bizzell Memorial Library August 2013-May 2014, and then reinstalled in October 2014 - present.

Left Case

1. Ben Polelonema

U.S., Hopi  b. 1937

Cockleburr

2006

Cottonwood root, paint, yarn

 

2. Pat Lanza

U.S., Hopi

Badger

ca. 1980s-90s

Cottonwood root, paint, stain

 

3. Alvin “Makya” James, Sr.

U.S., Hopi  1936-ca. 2003

Koshare

ca. 1970s-80s

Cottonwood root, paint, stain, leather

 

4. Alfred Fritz

U.S., Hopi  b. ca. 1920s

Chakwaina Kachina

ca. 1960s-80s

Cottonwood root, paint, feathers, cloth, leather, shells, yarn on commercial stand

 

5. Lyle Lomayma

U.S., Hopi

Tasap Katsina

ca. 1980s-90s

Cottonwood root, paint

 

6. Ben Polelonema

U.S., Hopi  b. 1937

Badger

ca. 1990

Cottonwood root, paint, feathers, glass, beads, leather, shells, yarn

 

7. Brian Honyouti

U.S., Hopi  b. 1947

Tsuku, Clown

ca. 1980s-90s

Cottonwood root, paint

 

8. Marshall Lomayaktewa

U.S., Hopi

Spotted Corn Dancer

ca. 1980s

Cottonwood root, paint, leather, yarn

 

9. Monty Dukepoo

U.S., Hopi

Tenakwewa

ca. 1980s

Cottonwood root, paint, feather, fur, leather, yarn

 

10. Winston Duwyenie

U.S., Hopi

Mudhead with Gifts

ca. 1970s-80s

Cottonwood root, paint, feathers, leather, shells, string, yarn

 

11. Delbridge Honanie (Coochsiwukoma)

U.S., Hopi  b. 1946

Rattle Sculpture

1998

Cottonwood root, gourd, paint, stain

 

12. Shirley Adams

U.S., Hopi  b. ca. 1920s

Wakas Maiden, Cow Maiden

ca. 1980s

Cottonwood root, paint

 

13. Randy Dukepoo

U.S., Hopi

Roadrunner Katsina

ca. 1970s-80s

Cottonwood root, paint, feather, cloth, metal bells, shells, yarn

 

14. Thomas Takala

U.S., Hopi

Horse Katsina

n.d.

Cottonwood root, paint

 

15. Michael George

U.S., Hopi

Talawip Angak-tsina

ca. 1980s-2000s

Cottonwood root, paint, shells

 

16. Marlon Huma

U.S., Hopi  b. 1960

Corn Maiden

1994

Cottonwood root, paint, stain

The Carvings on Display