Return from Exile is an exhibition featuring top Native American artists of Southeastern tribal affiliation working today. Now on display at the main museum in downtown Naples at 3331 Tamiami Trail, all works included in the show address the themes of Removal, Return and Resilience. Artwork is a variety of two-dimensional paintings, printmaking and drawings; and three-dimensional objects (sculpture, ceramics and basketry).
Roy Boney Jr. (Cherokee) Bobby C. Martin (Muscogee Creek)
Joseph Erb (Cherokee) America Meredith (Cherokee)
Shan Goshorn (Eastern Band Cherokee) Erin Shaw (Chickasaw, Choctaw)
Starr Hardridge (Muscogee Creek) Tony Tiger (Sac & Fox, Muscogree Creek, Seminole)
Troy Jackson (Cherokee) Stephen Wood (Cherokee)
The main Collier County Museum is open Monday through Saturday, from 9 am until 4 pm. Admission is free and for more information visit www.colliermuseums.com or call (239) 252-8476.