Come see the works of Ignacio artist and Southern Ute Elder Russell Box Senior, currently on display at the library!
Russell Box Senior
The Pine River Library is currently hosting an art exhibit of the works of Russell Box Senior. Box is an artist, spiritual leader, and Southern Ute Elder whose works are also on display at the Southern Ute Museum and Cultural Center in Ignacio and the Smithsonian Museum of the Native American in Washington D.C. There will be an Artist Reception on Saturday, May 14 from 5-6:30 pm. At the event, Box will be talking about his art and the book about his life, The Physical and Spiritual Journey of a Southern Ute Elder, which was written with Judith A. Stone. Copies of the book will be available for sale at the event as well. Box’s art will be on display at the library until the end of June.