Fine art contemporary photography of Native Americans. Winner of the Regional Designation award in the Humanities 1996 cultural component of the Olympics.

Photographer Tracey Schmidt created The Awakening of Turtle Island: Portraits of Native Americans touring museum exhibit, which has toured to 14 museums in the southeast. The exhibit is available for museums, and is based on photographs and extensive educational interviews with native people.

All images © 2010 by Tracey Schmidt and may not be reproduced without permission.