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Mission and Board

Peter Jeminson, Seneca Caddo Crow Bag, 1986. Photo Carrie Haley.


The Ralph T. Coe Center for the Arts is dedicated to increasing public awareness, education, and appreciation of indigenous art through its programs, exhibitions, and individual study. The Coe emphasizes hands-on experience, learning through actively engaging art. The Coe's collection represents worldwide indigenous cultures, with its core encompassing the span of historic to contemporary North American Native works.

Board of Directors

Rachel de W. Wixom, President, CEO
Ben Allison, Vice President
Mark French, Treasurer
Teri Greeves, Secretary
Kenneth Johnson

Honorary Board of Directors

Kenneth Bateman
John A. Berkenfeld
Patricia M. Newman
Gerald G. Stiebel