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Katsina in Hopi Life Exhibit

6/29/2012 - 6/23/2013
Center for Cultural Fluency
The Autry National Center

Katsina in Hopi Life ExhibitTime/Price:  Please refer to the website for current museum hours & admission rates.

Description:  Featuring remarkable Katsina dolls from the Autry’s Southwest Museum of the American Indian Collection, this exhibit provides a glimpse into Hopi life and culture. Katsinam (the plural form of Katsina) are spiritual beings who represent all aspects of life and travel to be with the Hopi people six months of the year. Told from the Hopi perspective, this exhibition shares the unique relationship the Hopi people have with the Katsinam, focusing on the values, lessons, and encouraging messages learned from them.