Author Archive - Shiela Rocha

“TO”

Posted 23 June 2011 by Shiela Rocha
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“To’” is the Dine’ or Navajo word for water. The dance sequence in the video with the fervent and purely indigenous music is performed by a member of the Itelmen Nation by Tatiana Degai. The tribe is an indigenous nation on the eastearn coast of Russia.

Art Lab: Perception

Posted 14 December 2010 by Shiela Rocha
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As a Purépecha, an indigenous citizen, I have understood what it is to honor our mother the earth through acts of ceremony and conscious caring of the terrain. The Art Lab adventure opens new ways in which I can directly participate in restoration and conservation as an act of intervention.

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