Russ Tallchief

Pawhuska, Oklahoma

Russ Tallchief is an Osage writer/director, actor, and dancer. He currently serves as the Content Manager for Wahzhazhe Communications at the Osage Nation. As an arts writer and advocate, he has devoted much of his professional life to creating opportunities for indigenous artists, from organizing art exhibitions and performances to writing articles to producing his own plays. He considers uplifting others to be his most important work.