Terri-Lynn Williams-Davidson, Grizzly Bear Woman Photo courtesy of Raven Calling Productions, Farah Nosh Photography Out of Concealment, a very creative and unusual cultural exhibition opens the evening of June 16, 2017, at the Haida Gwaii Museum at the Heritage Centre in Skidegate HG. Artist Terri-Lynn Williams-Davidson is a prominent Haida activist lawyer, and plays a [Read more]
This is The Beat for June 2017,
bringing you news of the First Nations art and artists.
+ Terri-Lynn Williams-Davidson opens a startling exhibition at the
Haida Gwaii Museum, images you will never forget
+ Marianne Nicolson is in group exhibitions in Montreal, and London
England. A solo show is at the Nanaimo Art Gallery, and a new
commission is underway at the Canadian Embassy in Paris
+ June 21 is National Aboriginal Day, and July 1 marks the 150th
Anniversary of Confederation in Canada. Events, including aboriginal
participation, are planned all over the country, with some voices
raised against them. Artist Kent Monkman reminds us that he sees these
as “platforms to educate.” Debate is a good thing.
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Best wishes to our readers,