Michael Kanteena (b. 1959) is known for his pottery inspired by Chaco, Mesa Verde, and other Ancestral Pueblo pottery. Kanteena also makes pottery inspired by historic kachina dolls and kachina masks. His work has been displayed in the Maxwell Museum in Albuquerque, the Wheelwright Museum in Santa Fe, and at many commercial galleries. He also shows his work at the annual Santa Fe Indian Market. Kanteena earned a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts from Eastern New Mexico University in 1981.