T. C. Cannon: One Who Stands in the Sun

T. C. Cannon bravely turned away from the flat representation of Indian ritual and daily life that still pervaded native art in the 1960s, developing a modern color-drenched painting style all his own.

T. C. Cannon (1946–1978, Caddo/Kiowa), Self-Portrait in the Studio, 1975. Oil on canvas. Collection of Nancy and Richard Bloch. © 2017 Estate of T. C. Cannon. Photo by Addison Doty.