Marwin Begaye

  • Navajo (Dine)
  • Paintings / Drawings / Graphics / Photography

Marwin Begaye is an internationally exhibited printmaker and painter. As Associate Professor of Painting and Printmaking at the University of Oklahoma’s School of Visual Arts, his research has been concentrated on issues of cultural identity, especially the intersection of traditional American Indian culture and pop culture. He also has conducted research in the technical aspects of relief printing and the use of mixed‐media. His work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, including New Zealand, Argentina, Paraguay, Italy, Siberia and Estonia. He has received numerous awards, including the Oklahoma Visual Artists Coalition Fellowship and Best of Classification in Graphics at 2019 Santa Fe Indian Market, among many others. He is regularly featured in publications and is represented by Exhibit C in Oklahoma City.

Sample of Work

Waiting for a Miracle

Waiting for a Miracle

35.5" x 61"

Paintings / Drawings / Graphics / Photography

Evening Song

Evening Song

22" x 30"

Paintings / Drawings / Graphics / Photography

Chief of the Blue World

Chief of the Blue World

22" x 30"

Paintings / Drawings / Graphics / Photography