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Julie Wishmeyer

Dancer

2013
Painting
5" x 7" inches
© Julie Wishmeyer

Description

Since living in South Dakota (2009) I have been to several Pow Wows.  I am fascinated by the regalia the dancers wear.  As I sat next to a Lakota woman, she explained the meaning of the different dances and some of the animal spirits they were emulating.

Full Artwork Details
Artist: Julie Wishmeyer
Title: Dancer
Date: 2013
Medium: Painting
Medium Category: Painting
Genre: Realism
Original Dimensions: 5" x 7" inches
Copyright: Julie Wishmeyer
ArtSlant Awards: Selected as part of the Newest Print Editions Curation Category
Primary color: 
Tags: South Dakota, Plains Indian, Lakota, Sioux, Pow Wow, dancer

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