Graci Horne

Hapistinna [female given name; Dakota for third-born girl] Grace Horne, better known at Graci, was born and raised in Mnisota [Minnesota]. Her Dakota and Lakota bands are Sisseton Wahpeton, Hunkpapa, and Wahpekute. She is a multi-disciplinary artist, specializing in painting, print making, puppetry, film, installation, and poetry. Horne’s artwork is defined by landscape hues and the colors of water, and is often rooted in undertones of Dakota pop-culture, Dakota feminism climate justice, and social-political themes. Horne is an independent curator, educator, performer, and works full time as a Community Artist teaching workshops to ages 5-100 years of age.

Grantee Information

Year(s) Awarded: 2023