Institute of American Indian Arts plans for research centre : Institute of American Indian Arts plans for research centre
SANTA FE, N.M. - An effort by the Institute of American Indian Arts to create a new research centre is getting support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
The institute says the centre will focus on the advancement of contemporary Native American arts and culture by streamlining the care of museum collections and records as well as supporting training through internships and fellowships.
The three-year planning grant is worth $434,000.
IAIA President Robert Martin says the pa...