Paige Bardolph | KCET
Paige Bardolph is the Director of the Global Museum at San Francisco State University, where she also teaches graduate courses in Museum Studies. She recently worked with graduate students to curate an exhibition on the impacts of climate change on indigenous communities. She was formally an Associate Curator at the Autry Museum of the American West and lead curator of the California Continued exhibit. She has also held positions at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County and the California Academy of Sciences. She has served as consulting producer and co-producer for multiple KCET projects, including "Tending Nature," "Tending the Wild," and "The Art of Basketry" episode on "Artbound."
Post date: 2019-11-05T13:07:11-08:00
Traditional watercraft are symbols of cultural identity and heritage that promote healing from the traumatic legacies of colonialism, while also serving as powerful messengers for climate action and social justice.
Post date: 2018-11-01T05:52:04-07:00
Across the world, Indigenous peoples have lived in their ancestral homelands for thousands of years. To have their perspective and their traditional knowledge is key when confronting contemporary environmental challenges.
Post date: 2018-04-25T08:20:06-07:00
Baskets in Native California culture is an artistic tradition that has been practiced for thousands of years. It’s one that has endured hardship, loss, adaptation and resilience throughout history.
Post date: 2017-01-10T11:16:23-08:00
Native artisans face the challenge of protecting threatened bird species while preserving their cultural traditions.
Post date: 2016-11-11T10:22:10-08:00
Traditional Environmental Knowledge includes education and activism. Mabel McKay embodied both.
Post date: 2016-11-09T13:24:46-08:00
One of California's most common freshwater wetland plants was — and is — one of its most useful resources.