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Woman's dress and accessories

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
dress: D. Y. Begay, Diné (Navajo), b. 1953; sash: Sherri Lee Sam, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Seller:
D. Y. Begay, Diné (Navajo), b. 1953  Search this
Object Name:
Woman's dress and accessories
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn, thread, synthetic fabric, ink, indigo dye/dyes
Techniques:
Woven, sewn, dyed
Dimensions:
63.6 x 109.0 x 94.9 cm
Object Type:
Clothing/Garments
Native Term:
beeldléí
Place:
Scottsdale; Maricopa County; Arizona; USA
Date created:
October 2005
Catalog Number:
26/6724
Barcode:
266724.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Clothing/Garments
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6aee7756b-bb7f-43db-ad25-0371e4d23596
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_392117
Online Media:

Yarn

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
D. Y. Begay, Diné (Navajo), b. 1953  Search this
Donor:
Museum of the American Indian Education Department (MAI Education Department)  Search this
Previous owner:
Museum of the American Indian Education Department (MAI Education Department)  Search this
D. Y. Begay, Diné (Navajo), b. 1953  Search this
Object Name:
Yarn
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn
Techniques:
Dyed, handspun
Dimensions:
27 x 43 cm
Object Type:
Materials: Prepared
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1980-1984
Catalog Number:
25/3180
Barcode:
253180.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Materials: Prepared
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6718f6d7d-acb5-4c4b-a98e-79de3cbba089
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269074
Online Media:

Rug

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
D. Y. Begay, Diné (Navajo), b. 1953  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
D. Y. Begay, Diné (Navajo), b. 1953  Search this
Object Name:
Rug
Media/Materials:
Wool yarn, vegetal dye/dyes
Techniques:
Dyed, woven
Dimensions:
60 x 91 cm
Object Type:
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Place:
River Edge; Bergen County; New Jersey; USA
Date created:
1984
Catalog Number:
25/9959
Barcode:
259959.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Made-for-Sale items and Souvenirs
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws670c090f0-c13e-45c2-bb3a-8e4a47fd417c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276049
Online Media:

Oral history interview with D.Y. Begay

Interviewee:
Begay, D. Y., 1953-  Search this
Interviewer:
Ganteaume, Cécile R.  Search this
Extent:
2 Items ((3 hours, 17 min.), digital, m4a)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
2021 October 7
Scope and Contents:
An interview with D.Y. Begay conducted 2021 October 7, by Cecile R. Ganteaume for the Archives of American Art, at Begay's studio in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
Biographical / Historical:
D.Y. Begay (1953- ) is a fourth generation Navajo weaver in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Begay's work builds on traditional methods with hand-spun fleece and handmade dyes and draws inspiration from the local landscape.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and administrators.
Restrictions:
This interview is open for research. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its Oral History Program interviews available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. Quotation, reproduction and publication of the recording is governed by restrictions. If an interview has been transcribed, researchers must quote from the transcript. If an interview has not been transcribed, researchers must quote from the recording. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Occupation:
Weavers -- New Mexico -- Santa Fe  Search this
Topic:
Navajo weavers  Search this
Native American artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.begay21
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a55c8019-8fe7-445c-85b0-9a677ed8e111
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-begay21

Exhibits - All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life and Culture - Begay, D. Y., 1992-1994

Collection Creator::
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Container:
Box 1 of 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 11-141, National Museum of the American Indian, Exhibition Records
See more items in:
Exhibition Records
Exhibition Records / Box 1
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-fa11-141-refidd1e397

Navajo textiles : the Crane Collection at the Denver Museum of Nature & Science / Laurie D. Webster, Louise I. Stiver, D.Y. Begay, Lynda Teller Pete ; with an introduction by Ann Lane Hedlund

Author:
Webster, Laurie D. 1952-  Search this
Stiver, Louise  Search this
Begay, D. Y. 1953-  Search this
Teller Pete, Lynda  Search this
Subject:
Crane American Indian Collection  Search this
Denver Museum of Nature and Science  Search this
Physical description:
xxvi, 230 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Colorado
Denver
Date:
2017
Topic:
Navajo textile fabrics--History  Search this
Navajo textile fabrics--Private collections  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1081590

The image weavers : contemporary Navajo pictorial textiles, an exhibition at the Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian, Santa Fe, New Mexico, May 15 - October 26, 1994 / Guest curator: Susan Brown McGreevy; guest co-curator: D.Y. Begay

Author:
McGreevy, Susan Brown 1934-  Search this
Begay, D. Y. 1953-  Search this
Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Physical description:
64 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
1994
Topic:
Navajo weavers  Search this
Indian textile fabrics  Search this
Textiles  Search this
Textile fabrics  Search this
Weavers  Search this
Call number:
E99.N3 I43 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_738079

Another phase : weaving by D.Y. Begay : [exhibition] Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian

Author:
Begay, D. Y. 1953-  Search this
Wheelwright Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Subject:
Begay, D. Y. 1953-  Search this
Physical description:
[24] p. : col. ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
2003
C2003
Topic:
Navajo women weavers  Search this
Call number:
E98.T35 B44 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_801097

Art of the American Indians : the Thaw Collection / Eva Fognell, editor ; Janet Catherine Berlo ... [et al.] ; with additional contributions by D.Y. Begay ... [et al.]

Title:
Thaw Collection
Author:
Fenimore Art Museum (Cooperstown, N.Y.)  Search this
Fognell, Eva  Search this
Berlo, Janet Catherine  Search this
Begay, D. Y. 1953-  Search this
Cleveland Museum of Art  Search this
Minneapolis Institute of Arts  Search this
Indianapolis Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Thaw, Eugene Victor Art collections  Search this
Thaw, Clare Art collections  Search this
Fenimore Art Museum (Cooperstown, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
175 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
North America
New York (State)
Cooperstown
Date:
2010
Topic:
Indian art  Search this
Art  Search this
Call number:
E98.A7 F46 2010
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_953387

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