Shelden Nunez-Velarde

P.O. Box 974

Dulce, New Mexco 87528

(505) 330-9037

Goshtlish@aim.com

Tribal Affiliation: Jicarilla Apache Nation, Ollero Clan (Mountain people-pottery making clan)


Shows:

2009 Southwest Indian Art Market, ASU, Tucson, Az.

2008-2004 Santa Fe Indian Market, Santa Fe, NM

2008 "Life at Chimney Rock", Indian Market, Archaeological Site, Pagosa
Springs, Colorado

2007 Southwest Indian Art Market, ASU, Tucson, AZ.

2006-2005 Heard Museum, Phoenix, AZ.

2005 Native Treasures-Indian Art Festival, Santa Fe, NM

2005 Eiteljorg Indian Market, Indianapolis, IN

2004-1993 8 Northern Indian Artists & Craftsmans Show, NM

2004 Southwest Indian Art Market, ASU, Tucson, AZ

2004 Totah Indian Art Show, Farmington, NM

2003-1995 Micaceous Pottery Market, Santa Fe, NM

2001 Southwest Indian Art Fair, Tucson AZ

1997 Jemez Red Rocks Arts & Crafts Show, Jemez Pueblo, NM

1997 Mesa Verde Arts & Crafts Show, Cortez, Co.


Awards (Pottery):

2009 Santa Fe Indian Market Fellowship Award, Santa Fe, NM
2009 First Place, Southwest Indian Art Market, ASU, Tucson, Az.

2007 First Place, Santa Fe Indian Market, Santa Fe, NM

2007 Judges Choice Award, Southwest Indian Art Market, Tucson, AZ

2003 Third Place, New Mexico State Fair, Albuquerque, NM

2003 Second Place, Gallup Ceremonials, Gallup, NM

1997 Second Place, Jemez Red Rocks Arts & Crafts Show, Jemez Pueblo, NM

1997 Cultural Preservation Achievement Award, (was the youngest person ever
awarded) Mesa Verde Arts & Crafts Show, Cortez, Co.

1996 First Place, 8 Northern Indian Artists & Craftsmen's Show, NM

1993 Second Place, 8 Northern Indian Artists & Craftsmen's Show, NM

1992 Third Place, Micaceous Storage Jar, New Mexico State Fair
Awards (Bead Work):

2008 First Place, Beaded Pipe Bag, New Mexico State Fair, Albuquerque, NM

2008 Third Place, Beaded Baby Moccasins, New Mexico State Fair, ABQ. NM

2008 Second Place, Key Holder, New Mexico State Fair, ABQ. NM

2001 Best of Miscellaneous-Apache Buckskin Doll, New Mexico State Fair, ABQ.

1997 February 21, First Place & Award of Excellence in Beadwork, Southwest
Indian Art Festival, ASU, Tucson, AZ

1996 July 19, Third Place, Beaded Vase, 8 Northern Indian Artist & Craftsmen's
Show, NM

1993 July, Second Place, Beadwork 8 Northern Indian Artist &Craftsmen's
Show,NM


Exhibits:

1996 Discover Native America Exhibit (Seminole Tribe of Florida), 1996 World
Olympics, Atlanta, Georgia.

1994 Apache Exhibit grand opening, Southwest Museum, Los Angeles, California

1992 New Mexico State Fair, Albuquerque, NM


Education:

1992-1992 San Juan College, Farmington, NM

1993-1996 Parson's School of Design, New York City, NY

1998 Academy of Art College, San Francisco, CA


Employment:

2000-1996 Cultural Center, Dulce, NM (Intermittent college student-pottery
instructor)

2007-prior Self Employed Pottery Studio and Gift Shop, Dulce, NM

2007-present Jicarilla Apache Arts and Craft Museum, Dulce , NM (Learning the Art of
Traditional Jicarilla Apache Basket Weaving)


Workshops/Grants:

2009-2004 Mandala Retreat Center, Des Moines, NM, Jicarilla Pottery Making Class

2008 Dec. 15-19, Jicarilla Apache Community Education Center, Jicarilla Apache
Moccasin Making Class

2008 Nov. 10-14, Jicarilla Apache Community Education Center, Jicarilla Apache
Moccasin Making Class

2008 Oct. 20-24, JOM Federals & Ind. Youth Program, Jicarilla Apache Moccasin
Making Class

2008 Sept. 22-26, JOM Federals & Ind. Youth Program, Jicarilla Apache Pottery
Making Class

2008 July 28- Aug. 1, Jicarilla Apache Community Education Center, Jicarilla
Apache Pottery Making Class

2008 June 9-13, Jicarilla Apache Community Education Center, Jicarilla Apache
Pottery Making Class

2007 June, Jicarilla Apache Work Investment Act Student Youth Program,
Jicarilla Apache Pottery Making Class

2006 April, Private Pottery Retreat for an art group, Ft. Worth, TX, Jicarilla
Apache Pottery Making Class

2006 June, Jicarilla Apache Community Education Center, Jicarilla Apache
Pottery Making Class

1996 June, Jicarilla Apache Cultural Center, Jicarilla Apache Pottery Making
Class.
1995 June, Jicarilla Apache Cultural Center, Jicarilla Apache Pottery Making
Class

1994 June, Jicarilla Apache Community Education Center, Jicarilla Apache
Pottery Making Class


Permanent Collections:

2009 Large Micaceous Storage Pottery, Denver Museum of Nature & Science-
Anthropology Collections.

2007 Micaceous Friendship Pottery (Purchased in 2004), Arizona State Museum
"Walls of Pots", ASU, Tucson, AZ

2007 Four Micaceous Pots, Pueblo of Pojoaque, Buffalo Thunder Resort, Show
Case

2004 Micaceous Friendship Pottery Purchase ASU, Tucson, AZ.

2002 Micaceous Four Directions Pottery, Millicent Rogers Museum, Taos, NM

1995 Micaceous Water Pitcher, School of American Research, Santa Fe, NM


Books & Magazine:

2008 Autumn Issue, American Indian Art-The Southwestern Pottery Collection
at the Arizona State Museum.

2005 July/August, Native Peoples Magazine- Purchased an advertisement page.

2005 March, New Mexico Magazine-Travel Dulce Day trip.

2004 North American Indian Today (APACHE) by Kenneth Mcintosh

1999 All That Glitters by Duane Anderson

1999 Southwest Indian pottery by Bruce Hucko


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