Bobby Wilson

Bobby Wilson, Sisseton-Wahpeton Dakota, has painted dozens of murals, performed spoken word poetry at events across the country, and appeared on television and radio numerous times. In addition to numerous artistic accomplishments, Bobby has garnered international attention as a member of the comedy group The 1491s, appearing on major media outlets including Comedy Central, Al Jazeera, and MTV. Bobby’s work is heavily influenced by his Dakota heritage combined wit h a lifelong city upbringing. Much of his work strives to convey a social and political message, tackling issues of racism, homelessness, and imperialism while maintaining a sense of humor and hope. He was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota currently based in Phoenix, Arizona.

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Bobby Wilson hears of a Dakota man he desperately tries to meet.

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