Dream of Flight expresses the universal human desire of flight, both literally and as a metaphor, and to pursue that idea through a Native American context.
Jim Maher is a native of South Dakota. Born in Pierre, he grew up in Rapid City, and now resides near Belle Fourche with his wife and five children. A professional sculptor since 1989, he has been blessed with the opportunity to work with, and learn from several nationally prominent artists, and has been most notably influenced by his association with Dale Claude Lamphere. Jim Maher is a signature member of the Artists of the Black Hills.