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  • WomanFinishedAg07

    Always Becoming

    The Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian-Washington D.C 2007
    Collaboration with Athena's aunt Nora Naranjo Morse creating ephemeral earthen sculptures on the grounds of the museum.

  • Entrance of BWB Demo Building

    BWB Eco-House

    U.S. Botanic Garden - Washington D.C. 2008
    Our part in the Builders without Borders (BWB) strawbale Eco-House that was part of the "One Planet-Ours!" exhibition.

  • Bevel Entrance


    July 14-27, 2012

  • Bench2.cropped-ASU

    Native Confluence: Sustaining Cultures

    Ceramic Research Center, Arizona State University - Tempe, AZ 2009
    The Canelo Project was one of three different groups of Native American artists who came together to collaborate on the same installation.

  • Mud Woman & Crew

    Mud Woman Rolls On

    Denver Art Museum -Denver, CO 2010-2011
    The installion of a large sculpture by Athena's sister, Roxanne Swentzell, for the newly remodeled American Art Gallery

  • Steps-Clayground


    Denver Art Museum - Denver, CO 2011
    The museum's summer program is called "Marvelous Mud: Clay Around the World" We were to construct an outdoor clay play space "Clayground" using techniques and materials that would be easy so that anyone could join the process.