Bently Spang

Visual Arts, 2001

Bently Spang’s work has been exhibited widely. Public commissions include Indian 101-Duct Tape and Bailing Wire: for Survival (2000) in Santa Fe, The Identity Project: Garden of Cultural Delights (2000) in Phoenix, and Hoxovestave (Journey Across Country) (1996) in Aurora, CO. Spang’s work has also been presented at the Museum of the American Indian in New York, Westfaelisches Museum in Muenster, Germany, and the Buffalo Bill Historical Center in Cody, Wyoming. He has received funding from the Joan Mitchell Foundation and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Spang has also lectured and published widely in conjunction with his exhibitions and performances.

Awards and Accomplishments

2002: Spang receives Paul G. Allen Foundation grant