Gregg Deal Wants to Change the Way You Think About Indigenous Art

Courtesy of Gregg Deal Art

The Colorado Springs-based artist and activist’s latest work—on display now at the Art Students League of Denver—is a piece of social commentary on how Western culture views Native American people and their art.

“I want people to either love my art or hate it, I don’t want them to be complacent.” It’s not that Gregg Deal is trying to be controversial—he wants people to think, and in his opinion, that’s increasingly rare these days.Deal, 45, lives just east of Colorado Springs with his wife and five children. He’s an artist, an activist, and a […]

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