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Artist Rowan D. Harrison at AV Indian Museum

Isabell Rivera OW Contributor | 9/20/2019, midnight

California State Park’s Antelope Valley Indian Museum State Historic Park (SHP) will host Native artist Rowan D. Harrison from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 28, at the museum located at 15701 E. Ave. M, in Lancaster.

Harrison will share his art with museum visitors and answer their questions.

A potter and painter, Harrison coils and burnishes his pottery by hand. He paints his pottery free-hand using designs inspired by his cultural heritage and those of other cultures from around the world. In addition to his ceramics, Harrison also creates pen and ink drawings extrapolated from his pottery designs.

His artwork has won awards at the Prescott Indian Art Market, Santa Fe Indian Market, Hillcrest Festival of Fine Arts, and the Heard Museum’s Indian Fair and Market.

Admission is $3 for adults. Children 12 years and under are admitted free.

Pets are not allowed. For more information, phone the museum at (661) 946-3055 (711 TTY relay service), or visit www.avim.parks.ca.gov.

The Antelope Valley Indian Museum SHP exhibits more than 4,000 objects created by the American Indian peoples of southern California, Arizona, and New Mexico. Visitors also enjoy the nature trail, gift shop, and picnic area.