Indra D. Arriaga Delgado

2019 Project AwardNew Genre

About the artist

Indra Arriaga is a Mexican artist, author and researcher living and working in Alaska. Indra’s art has shown internationally in Germany, Oman, Bulgaria, France and Armenia, in U.S. cities including San Francisco and New York, and around Alaska. Arriaga also works as a consultant in economic and social research. Arriaga serves on the boards of Out North Contemporary Art House, Anchorage Youth Court, and Sol de Medianoche.

2019 Project Award

Arriaga will create “Opaque Etymologies,” with experimental poetry and prose, intaglio prints, and a performance exploring decolonization, identity and language. This connects to the UN International Year of Indigenous Languages.