Native American Art

As early as 20,000-30,000 B.C., nomadic tribes began to arrive in North America around from Asia across the Bering Straight, a strip of land that connected Alaska to Russia forming a land-bridge. For thousands of years, countless communities flourished throughout the continent with populations that, at times, rivaled European cities of similar eras. When Christopher Columbus landed in the Caribbean in the 1490’s looking for trade routes to India, he “discovered” North America (and its people) for the European cultures.

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