AAA Editor Notes
Zelma Basha Salmeri Gallery of Western American & American Indian Art is at 22402 S. Basha Rd. More than 3,000 objects representing Western and Native American art are displayed at the headquarters of the Bashas’ grocery store chain. Dedicated to the art-loving aunt of CEO Eddie Basha Jr., the corporate collection contains paintings, sketches, sculptures, baskets, Kachinas, pottery and jewelry.
Exhibits detail the people and events that shaped the West, including Native Americans, the Lewis and Clark expedition, the rise of railroads and “Cowboy Artists.”