Artist Name

Preston M Rodriguez



Name of Artwork

The Harvest



Biography

Preston Rodriguez is an enrolled tribal member of the Rincon Band of Luiseño Indians. Preston grew up on the Rincon reservation. In 2009 he moved to Santa Fe, New Mexico, to attend the prestigious Institute of American Indian Arts. While in Santa Fe, he was exposed to many different forms of culture which broadened his perspective about the opportunities Native people have through art and education. He believes art is not only an expressive medium, but a necessity for mental and cultural sustainability. 

"The Harvest" by Preston M. Rodriguez