2017: Public appearances, receptions and readings:
June 24, 2017 Black Hill Indienous Writer’s Book Festival The Racing Magpie. Reading time TBA.
July 7,2017 Tapun Sa Win Sakowin reception Journey Museum, Rapid City SD 5 P.M-8 P.M Free admission Mary will be giving a public reading of her contribution poem Lel Waun.
October 2-27, 2017 Art show at the Bede Gallery Mt. Marty Campus. Yankton SD Work for sale.
Oct 27, 2017 Art reception for show Time TBA, Bede Gallery, Mt. Marty Campus.
2016: PUBLIC Appearances, Receptions, and Readings:
January 29, 2016 opening reception for New Union/RE Union Show. Gallery 110 Warren M. Lee Center for Fine Arts on the University of South Dakota campus, Vermillion, SD
March 4, 2016. Opening Reception for the Great Race exhibit. The Journey Museum, Rapid City, SD
April 3-6, 2016 ICWA conference. St.Paul Riverfront Hotel. St. Paul MN
ICWA Presentation, April 4, 3:30-5 p.m.
June 3, 2016. Saglogan reception for the Great Race. The Journey Museum, Rapid City, South Dakota.
Mary will give a public reading of her poem “Saglogan”.
*Full CV available by request
Artist in residence at:
University of Miami at Ohio
University of Montana
Montana Artist’s Refuge
Leech lake Tribal College.
Visiting Writer/Artist at:
South Dakota State University
Sinte Gleska University
Ihanktowan Tribal college
Various Public school appearances all over South Dakota, Montana and Nebraska.
Various other Festivals, writing workshops, Art festivals and Public events
Contributing Writer for “Life as a Human” Online mgazine http://lifeasahuman.com/author/maryblackbonnet/
Tribal College Journal
Frontiers: a Journal of Women’s studies
Genocide of the Mind
Eating Fire Tasting Blood
Sharing Our stories: Native Women Surviving Violence
Birthed from Scorched Hearts
Unraveling the Spreading Cloth of Time
Painting included in the anthology “The Boy With a Tree Growing from His Ear” by Marijo Moore.
Collaborator on Mixed Media Art Installation/Reading Indian 3.0 Indian 3.0
Solo Photo Show, Ableza (Pay Attention) at Valentine Public Library July 2008
Solo photo/mix media show, “Ole Nis Taku he?”(What Do You See?), Vermillion Area Arts Council
Mixed Media Sculpture “Mixed (Media) Messages” featured in Women’s Work Invitation only Art Show, Vermillion Area Arts Council April 9, 2015
“These Wondrous Arms” Photograph in mixed media show “New Union/Re-Union” January 11-February 15, 2016 Warren M. Lee Center for the Arts, USD campus, Vermillion, SD
“Tadah!” photograph in traveling exhibit, “North Dakota/South Dakota Photographers” Ongoing
“Saglohan” Poem in “The Great Race” Exhibit The Journey Museum Rapid city, SD March 4-April 15, then May 20-June 25