In conversation with Ramp Gallery Artist Malaya Tuyay

This conversation was originally published by SOMArts for the Ramp Gallery. Q&A written by Rebeca Flores, Curatorial Partnerships Associate SOMArts caught up with visual artist Malaya Tuyay about her latest exhibition in The Ramp Gallery—PRACTICING MEMORY. Malaya shares her process of making the exhibition, her healing practice, and what memory means to her. SOMArts: The idea thatContinue reading “In conversation with Ramp Gallery Artist Malaya Tuyay”

Novelist Tommy Orange on the writing process of Native Truth

This book review was originally published in El Tecolote. How do we hold space for our ideas? How do we transcribe our ideas into latches for our communities to grab on to? “There There,” a novel by Tommy Orange, offers up these questions through the lens of a Bay Area Native.  “There There” asks theContinue reading “Novelist Tommy Orange on the writing process of Native Truth”