Aboriginal art

Photos
Oct 24, 2017
Mìwàte's dazzling lights distract from the dam that imprisons the falls. Photo: Dr. Julie Comber

The light show at sacred Akikodjiwan

Dr. Julie Comber
There is an appropriate and inappropriate way to celebrate the sacred Akikodjiwan (Chaudière Falls) through art
Photos
Mar 18, 2010
The monument to Louis Riel in Winnipeg, created by Marcien Lemay and Étienne Gaboury.

Cathy Mattes: Art as engagement

Jennifer Dales
Métis curator, teacher and writer Cathy Mattes studies Aboriginal artists and artworks inspired by the community. The Louis Riel monument in Winnipeg is a controversial statue she has written about.
News
Mar 18, 2010
Cathy Mattes speaking at the Aboriginal Curatorial Collective’s annual conference at the National Gallery in October 2009.

Cathy Mattes: Art as engagement

Jennifer Dales
Métis curator, teacher and writer Cathy Mattes looks upon Aboriginal artists as warriors who recreate the struggle in their works.
Event

Ravens, Eagles, Polka Dots: A Reg Davidson/Dahlia Drive Collaboration

Feb 16, 2016 to Feb 17, 2016
Skwachays Lodge Gallery
29 West Pender Street
Vancouver , BC
Canada
49° 16' 51.4452" N, 123° 6' 22.0608" W
British Columbia CA
Internationally-renowned Haida Artist Reg Davidson and eco designer Wendy Van Riesen of Dahlia Drive present Ravens, Eagles, Polka Dots: A Reg Davidson/Dahlia Drive Collaboration.
Event

Snapshot: East Coast Contemporary Aboriginal Art

Jul 13, 2012 to Aug 17, 2012
Khyber Centre for the Arts
1588 Barrington Street
Halifax , NS
Canada
44° 38' 45.3336" N, 63° 34' 24.2796" W
Nova Scotia CA
East Coast Contemporary Aboriginal Art is one of the first major exhibitions of contemporary Aboriginal art in Halifax since Re-claiming History opened at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia in June 2000.
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