Untitled (Sio Hemis Katsina)
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Artist: Agnes Sims, American, 1910-1990
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Trained as an artist in Philadelphia, Sims moved to New Mexico in her late 20s. There she developed a fascination with the culture and art forms of Southwestern Native Amercians. Her works allude to their rtiuals and beliefs, combining these with contemporary elements and more permanent media, like the terra cotta on this work.