Tacoma Art Museum http://www.kplu.org en 'What Does It Mean To Be American Indian?' Asks Photographer Matika Wilbur http://www.kplu.org/post/what-does-it-mean-be-american-indian-asks-photographer-matika-wilbur <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/149848810&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p><p>Can you name and count the Native American tribes in our state? Photographer Matika&nbsp;Wilbur thinks everyone should be able to. She has set out to visit and photograph each of the 566 federally-recognized tribes in the U.S.&nbsp;</p><p>Wilbur is on a mission: "Changing the way we see Native America. That is the goal."</p><p> Fri, 16 May 2014 17:09:30 +0000 Rae Ellen Bichell 16453 at http://www.kplu.org 'What Does It Mean To Be American Indian?' Asks Photographer Matika Wilbur Getting creative with a very small space http://www.kplu.org/post/getting-creative-very-small-space <p>A tiny space with big ideas. This is the motto of the <a href="http://thetelephoneroom.blogspot.com/">Telephone Room</a> in Tacoma. It claims to be one of the smallest places in the world where artists display their work.</p><p> Mon, 07 May 2012 11:30:00 +0000 Jennifer Wing 4931 at http://www.kplu.org Getting creative with a very small space Was a homosexual life as public before WW2 as now? http://www.kplu.org/post/was-homosexual-life-public-ww2-now <p>Right now the Tacoma Art Museum is the only place on the West Coast where you can see the controversial exhibit, <a href="https://www.tacomaartmuseum.org/Page.aspx?nid=398"><em>Hide-Seek, Difference and Desire in American Portraiture.</em></a></p><p>The show covers nearly 150 years of art from the gay and lesbian perspective. It also&nbsp;explores the theory that the gay and straight worlds intermingled more freely before World War II.</p><p> Mon, 26 Mar 2012 11:30:00 +0000 Jennifer Wing 4533 at http://www.kplu.org Was a homosexual life as public before WW2 as now?