James Lavadour
(American | Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla, born 1951)

Native American painter and printmaker James Lavadour creates expressive landscapes influenced by the natural environment and geology of northeastern Oregon. He is a member of the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla, and in 1992 co-founded Crow's Shadow Institute of the Arts, a non-profit organization and printmaking studio located on the reservation. The institute provides artist residencies and Indigenous arts workshops.