Michael Kabotie, a Hopi artist and jeweler, died Oct. 23

Michael Kabotie, a Hopi artist and jeweler who was an innovator in the Native American fine arts movement, at a Flagstaff, Ariz., hospital from complications related to the H1N1 influenza, Phoenix’s Heard Museum announced. The prominent silversmith and painter was an innovator in the Native American fine arts movement. His work is displayed at museums around the world. He was 67.

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