Marty Two Bulls Jr. MFA ’24. Photo by Johnny Sundby
Bard MFA candidate Marty Two Bulls Jr. is one of 63 artists nationwide who has been chosen for the 2022 United States Artists class of fellows. The honor comes with a $50,000 prize for each recipient. “I’m still in disbelief,” Two Bulls said. “I’m really honored and looking forward to using this fellowship to continue my education and strengthen my tribal community as much as I can.” Two Bulls is an enrolled member of the Oglala Sioux Tribe and teaches at Oglala Lakota College. He is a visual artist working in mediums as diverse as sculpture, drawing, and graphic design.