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List Rules People on this list must have gone to Institute of American Indian Arts and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from Institute of American Indian Arts, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Institute of American Indian Arts include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Institute of American Indian Arts alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Institute of American Indian Arts are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Institute of American Indian Arts.

List features graduates like Joy Harjo and Sherwin Bitsui.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Institute of American Indian Arts?” and “Which celebrities are Institute of American Indian Arts alumni?”
Marie Watt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Institute Of American Indian Arts Alumni
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Marie Watt is a contemporary artist living and working in Portland, Oregon. Part Seneca, Watt has created work in many different media centered on contemporary Native American themes. ...more

Age: 50

Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States of America

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Sherwin Bitsui is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Institute Of American Indian Arts Alumni
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Sherwin Bitsui is originally from Baaʼoogeedí, on the Navajo Nation. His book, Floodsong, won the American Book Award and the PEN Open Book Award. ...more

Profession: Painter, Writer

Age: 40

Birthplace: Holbrook, Arizona, United States of America

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James Thomas Stevens is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Institute Of American Indian Arts Alumni
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James Thomas Stevens is an American poet and academic. He is a member of the Akwesasne Mohawk Nation and currently teaches at the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe, New Mexico. ...more

Profession: Poet, Writer

Age: 49

Birthplace: Niagara Falls, New York, United States of America

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Joy Harjo is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Institute Of American Indian Arts Alumni
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Joy Harjo is a Mvskoke poet, musician, and author. She is often cited as playing a formidable role in the second wave of what critic Kenneth Lincoln termed the Native American Renaissance of the late 20th century. ...more

Profession: Poet, Musician, Writer

Age: 65

Birthplace: Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States of America

Credits: A Thousand Roads

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