While the business of art is always in flux, the Indigenous art community may see more dramatic change than most. As part of our series “Native Oregon Voices,” KLCC takes a look at the evolving Native American art scene.
The U.S. Department of Justice will grant close to $100 million to tribal governments across the country to support Native American crime victims. The Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians and the Klamath Tribes obtained a combined total of over $1 million.
Three Oregon Indian tribes have received more than a million dollars from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. As KLCC’s Brian Bull reports, it’s part of a larger award that’s to benefit tribes nationwide.