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Chimik’yana’kya dey’a (Ribbon Falls), a 48” x 36” acrylic on canvas © 2010 Geddy Epaloose.

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Zuni map art-Illustrating cultural memory

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - There is an Indigenous mapping movement growing around the world reinforcing knowledge of ancestral lands and describing the world as a cultural landscape. The Museum of Northern Arizona in Flagstaff is set to open a new exhibit, A:shiwi A:wan Ulohnanne - The Zuni World, that highlights the Zuni peoples' unique approach to mapping with art.