Artist Eric Tippeconnic returns to Oklahoma in November to complete the mural on Exhibit C’s east wall.
The Native American writer’s conference welcomes guests like poets Joy Harjo and Simon Ortiz.
Taylor’s works often draw parallels between Native and Christian imagery.
The production recently wrapped principal photography in Oklahoma and Florida locations.
Whitman starred alongside Dave Bald Eagle, who died in July 2016.
McLoud Blackberry Festival honors the town’s history with a good, old-fashioned community affair, including a parade, pageant and, of course, general admiration of the dark, tart and juicy edible aggregate fruit.
“People think, ‘Oh, well, it’s been done,’ but no, it hasn’t,” artist Brent Learned said. “There hasn’t been a whole exhibition about this type of artform.”
This year’s festival is June 9-11 at Cox Convention Center.
President Donald Trump should extend to LGBT people the same rights and protections guaranteed on account of race, religion or nation of origin.