Culture-Inspired Face Masks By Indigenous Artists

Blending culture and function, Native artists are revisioning what a face mask can be.


Storytelling Masks - These beaded masks are bringing together a whole new community to find healing.
Breathe. - This Facebook page is the heartbeat of Indigenous artists creating amazing face coverings. Scroll through the posts to see their wonderful works of mask art.
The Indigenous Fashion Designer Using Face Masks to Fight Injustice - Korina Emmerich has been crafting face masks that pay homage to her Indigenous heritage for years. COVID has made it hard to keep up with demand.
Masked Heroes: Facial Coverings by Native Artists - First American Art Magazine launched a call for a virtual art exhibition of face masks, and the people responded.