Listing artists from New Mexico is akin to listing artists from New York. There are thousands. That history of creativity goes back centuries.
This T.C. Cannon book from Museum of New Mexico Press serves as a great intermediate biography of the artist and his influence.
The New Mexico Museum of Art surveys how modern artists brought new ideas to the American Southwest and drew upon the region for inspiration.
Contemporary Native American art should be fully integrated into Contemporary art museums and collections.
T.C. Cannon is one of my favorite painters. The work explains why for itself. Besides his artistic genius, he seems like such a cool guy.