January 29, 2020

Five Civilized Tribes Museum to hold McAlister exhibit


MUSKOGEE – The Five Civilized Tribes Museum in February will host a retrospective exhibit of Barbara McAlister, a Cherokee Nation citizen and internationally acclaimed mezzo-soprano opera singer.
In addition to her career as an opera and concert soloist, the Muskogee native is a renowned Native American visual artist, painting in the Bacone style of flat-style Native painting from Prairie, Plains and Eastern tribes.
Along with the Five Civilized Tribes Museum, her paintings have been shown