Exhibitions

2014
Melanie Yazzie: Geographies of Memory, University of New Mexico Art Museum
2014
Blessingway: Prints By Melanie Yazzie, Missoula Art Museum
2012
Artist- In-Residence: Melanie Yazzie, Denver Art Museum
2011
Story Keeper: Works by Melanie Yazzie, Denver Botanic Garden
2010
Weaving Memory: Monotypes by Melanie Yazzie, Museum of Natural History, University of Colorado at Boulder
2007
Melanie Yazzie Drawing on The Spot, Glenn Green Galleries, Tesuque, NM
2007
Contemporary Cultural Connections, Glenn Green Galleries, Tesuque, NM
2006
Re-interpreting the Middle East, Khalil Sakikini Center, Ramallah, Palestine
2006
Squeak Toy Animals: Displaying Effects of Technology and Genetics on Their Lives, Genetic Imprint Conference, 23 Participants are from across the US, New Zealand and Australia, Madison,Wisconsin
2006
Looking at Nature in Our Changing World, Genetic Imprint Conference, 18 Participants are from across the US, New Zealand and Australia. Madison,Wisconsin
2006
Switched at Birth, Genetic Imprint Conference in Madison,Wisconsin, organized by Kimiko Miyoshi, Assistant Professor of Art, Boise State University, Boise, Idaho. 13 invited participants from around the country, Boise, ID
2006
Fear Factor...y: Technology and the Culture of Fear, Genetic Imprint Conference in Madison,Wisconsin, organized by Jim McCormick, Emeritus Professor of Art, University of Nevada and Candace Nicol, Artist/Printmaker, Boise, Idaho. 27 invited participants from around the country and abroad, Reno, Nevada
2005
Untold Stories of My Present, Past and Dreamtime Prints by Melanie Yazzie, Richard F. Brush Art Gallery, Canton, NY
2005
The Journey I am Making, Amerind Foundation, Dragoon, AZ
2005
Featured Artist: Melanie Yazzie, Shemer Art Center & Museum, Phoenix, AZ
2005
Cultural Transport/Moving Targets Project, 2005 Impact Conference, Berlin and Poznan
2005
Te Mata International Art Exhibition, Hastings, New Zealand
2005
Cultural Collision, Nathan Homestead, Manurewa, New Zealand
2005
The Work of Melanie Yazzie, Glenn Green Galleries, Scottsdale, AZ
2005
Seeing Beyond the Surface, A portfolio with 14 artists focusing on subtle connections based on culture, identity and personal histories. Showcase Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2005
Blur Purlieu, Koehler Gallery at Whitworth College, Spokane, WA, 2004 Southern Graphics International Conference, New Brunswick, NJ,
2005
Wild West Side Show Adventures, Mangere Community Arts Outreach Gallery, Manukau, New Zealand
2005
Dog Head Stew, Traveling Exhibition, American University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, 2004 Crow Shadow Institute of the Arts,College of Art, Boston, MA
2004
Changing Minds/Reading Minds: Printing on Alternative Surfaces and Pushing Boundaries, Southern Graphics International Conference, New Brunswick, NJ
2004
Moving Thru Time, Ingham Chapman Gallery, Gallup, NM
2004
A Navajo and a Maori.., Mataroa Art Gallery, Parnell, New Zealand
2004
Lessedra Third World Art Print Annual, The National Place of Culture, Sofia, Bulgaria
2004
Art Miami 2004, Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, FL
2003
Pont Aven School of Art 10th Anniversary Exhibition, Espace Melanie, Riec-sur-Belon, France
2003
Pont Aven After Ten Years, Mona Bismark, Paris, France
2003
Backroads and Boulevards, Printmaking Council of New Jersey, Somerville, NJ
2003
Department of Art Faculty Exhibition, Visual Art Center, Boise State University, Boise, ID
2003
Cross Cultural Identities, South African Museum, Capetown, South Africa
2003
Lasting Impressions, Traveling Exhibition, Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art , Manhattan, KS, 2003 Phippen Art Museum, Prescott, AZ, 2003 Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY
2003
Multiple Perspectives: Critical Dialogue in North America, Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA
2002
Making Connections, Village Cultural Center, Bulava, Russia
2002
Contemporary Prints by Native American Artists, Wright Museum of Art, Beloit,WI
2002
Crossing the Continent, Printmaking Council of New Jersey, Somerville, NJ
2002
Facing Each Other: Prints Concerning Identity from the Rutgers Center for Innovative Print and Paper, Painted Bride Art Center,
2001
Prints and Art Work Made by Melanie Yazzie, Jacobson House: Native Art Center Norman, OK
2001
Sea People and Desert People Making a Connection: A meeting of artists currently living in New Zealand and Tucson, GeofferyWilson Gallery,Whangara, New Zealand
2001
Return to the Swing, Evergreen Galleries, Evergreen State College Olympia, WA
2001
Traditions and Visions: American Indian Art, Muckenthaler Cultural Center Foundation, Fullerton, CA
2001
Portfolio 2000, Traveling Exhibition, Margot Hardy Gallery, University of Western- Sydney, Sydney, Australia, 2000 The Evergreen State College Gallery, Olympia, WA
2001
A Traveling Print Portfolio: Prints by Printmakers at University of Arizona, White Mountain Academy of the Arts, Elliot Lake, Ontario, Canada
2000
Arizona State University and University of Arizona Invitational, Marshall Arts Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2000
Here and Now: Sculpture, Paintings and Graphics by 1999-2000 Visiting Professors at the University of Arizona, Joseph Gross Gallery, Tucson, AZ
2000
Te Ra, Toihoukura Gallery, Gisborne, New Zealand
2000
Current Works of Melanie Yazzie, Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA
1999
Animals of the Heart, Governor’s Gallery, State Capitol of New Mexico, Santa Fe, NM
1999
Navajo in Gisborne,Toihoukura Gallery, Gisborne, New Zealand
1998
Sniper's Nest: Art that has Lived with Lucy R. Lippard, New Mexico Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM (Traveling Exhibition)
1998
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1998
Dimensions of Native America: The Contact Zone, University of Florida Fine Arts Gallery, Tallahassee, FL
1998
Monothon #12, Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM
1997
From the Background to the Foreground, Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY
1997
Iconoclasts More than Mascara: Art on the Edge, The Gatehouse Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1997
The Permanent Collection of the Institute of American Indian Arts: From 1962- 1997, Institute of American Indian Arts Museum, Santa Fe, NM
1997
Tempe: Print Exchange, Bradley University, Peoria, IL
1996
Images of Home, Indigo Print and Paper Works, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
1996
Pacific Dragons: The Art of Protest and Promise, Uxbridge Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand
1996
Mapping Lessons, William King Regional Arts Center Abingdon, VA
1996
Beyond the Trails End, Hopkins Hall Gallery, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
1995
La Jeune Gravure Contemporaine et ses Invites des U.S.A.-Paris, Marie du Sixieme Arrondissement, Paris, France
1995
Tu Ake, Rotorua District Council Chambers, Rotorua, New Zealand
1995
Te Matau, Hei Tiki Gallery, Rotorua, New Zealand
1995
Sniper’s Nest: Art that has lived with Lucy R. Lippard, Center for Curatorial Studies Museum, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY (Traveling Exhibition)
1994
Watchful Eyes: Native Women Creating Self Representation and Identity, Heard Museum, Phoenix, AZ
1994
World of Maps, Anchorage Museum of History and Art, Anchorage, AK
1994
An Imaginary House: A Group Exhibit of Functional and Fabulous Art, Ann Marie Stillion Gallery, Flagstaff, AZ
1994
Acting On Tradition: The Institute of American Indian Arts Faculty Triennial, The Institute of American Indian Arts Museum, Santa Fe, NM
1994
The Institute of American Indian Arts Faculty Exhibition, University Memorial Center Gallery, Boulder, CO
1993
The West as Subject, Center for the Visual Arts: Metro State University, Denver, CO
1993
Rites of Passage, Colorado University Art Galleries, Boulder, CO
1993
A Show of Place, University Memorial Center Gallery, Boulder, CO
1993
A Show of Place, University Memorial Center Gallery, Boulder, CO