Known in his native tongue
as Dreams of Horses, Michael Horse has been an accomplished artist for
more than thirty-five years.
Born near Tucson, Arizona,
of Yaqui, Mescalero Apache and Zuni heritage, Michael studied with
famous Apache sculptor Allen Houser at the Institute of American Arts in
Santa Fe, New Mexico.
winning jewelry, carvings and ledger art have been featured at Bonwit
Teller in New York, the Smithsonian Institute, the Heard Museum in
Phoenix and fine galleries throughout the world.
Michael, in 1995,
co-curated the two-year exhibition Spirit Horses at the Southwest Museum
in Los Angeles with Dr. Kathy Whittaker and Bernie Granados, Jr.
Michael has acted in the
popular television series Twin Peaks and the Canadian television series
North of 60; his films include Passenger 57 and The Legend of the Lone
Known as an Indian
activist, Michael works with, counselís Native American youth, and
serves as a political and humanitarian spokesperson for indigenous
people everywhere. He is a frequent guest presenter of awards at the
annual First Americans in the Arts Awards held each year in Los Angeles,
Michael is a founding
member of the Native American Stunt Association and Co-Partner and
Co-Executive Producer of all Adobespaceship Productions.
Bernie Granados Jr.