Press Release

Release Date: December 06, 2023
by Chickasaw Nation Media Relations Office

First American art and artists will be showcased during the Hushtola' Art Market Dec. 9-10, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the WinStar Convention Center at WinStar World Casino and Resort, Thackerville, Oklahoma.

Hosted by the Chickasaw Nation, more than 100 First American artists representing 26 tribal nations and eight states will display a wide variety of original art in 21 categories, including sculpture, beadwork, paintings, basketry, jewelry, metalwork, photography, textiles, pottery and more.

A few artists expected to attend include Chickasaw artists Sue Fish, Josh Hinson, Dustin Mater, Brian Landreth, Lance Straughn and Mary Wilds, Cherokee artist Bryan Waytula, and designer Loren Aragon, Pueblo of Acoma.

“We are thrilled to welcome many esteemed First American artists to the Hushtola' Art Market,” Mark Milligan, Chickasaw Nation Arts and Humanities Executive Officer, said. “Patrons and art collectors will discover a vast selection of unique art created by renown First American artists during this holiday event.”

Hushtola' Art Market is open to the public at no charge.

For more information, contact Chickasaw Nation Arts & Humanities at (580) 272-5520, visit or email