Through June 1: The Artwork of Jerry Fogg

Event Details

Date: March 3 - May 31, 2013

Location: The Center for Western Studies

Ticket Info: Free and open to the public.

The Center for Western Studies' newest exhibit features works by Native American artist Jerry Fogg. "Native Soul: The Artwork of Jerry Fogg" will be on display now through Saturday, June 1 (was May 18). A gallery reception was Wednesday, March 20.

Yankton Sioux Oyate artist Jerry Fogg, Wanagi Tatanka (Bull Ghost), is a mixed-media, pencil and ink, acrylic and watercolor tribal artist. He is an advocate for Blood Run, Hiawatha Indian Insane Asylum and Pé Sla and a multi-mentor at Hawthorne Elementary in Sioux Falls. Fogg is a graduate of Flandreau Indian School and an enrolled member of Ihankton Nakota Oyate. He is the lead vocalist for the contemporary rock band “Native Soul,” and a self-employed business owner in Sioux Falls. Recognition for Fogg's work includes:

  • Artist of the Year: Flandreau Indian School
  • Best of Show (mixed-media): United Tribes Art Expo
  • Best of Show:Yankton County Open Art Competition
  • Award Winner (Textile): Northern Plains Tribal Arts
  • Patron Award: LuVerne, Minnesota Open Arts
  • People’s Choice Award: Artists of the Plains
  • Best of Show: Artists of the Plains
  • Nominee for Mayor’s Award for the Arts: Sioux Falls