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Woven Together will be displayed until October – BCLocalNews.com

Woven Together will be displayed until October A new group exhibition opens this Saturday at the Kelowna Art Gallery and it features works by Indigenous artists Ursula Johnson, Meagan Musseau, Meghann O’Brien, and Tania Willard. Each of these artists’ work explores basket weaving as a way to examine interwoven narratives and histories with Woven Together. […]

by ahnationtalk on July 13, 201812 Views

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Mia Stansby: Healing through food, the Indigenous way – Vancouver Sun

July 13, 2018 I’m humbled chatting with Indigenous chef and former Top Chef Canada contender Rich Francis about reconciliation through sharing and connecting with Indigenous food. To me, it sounds more like acts of forgiveness. Francis “cooks for reconciliation” in pop-ups and dinners across the country, has a TV show called Red Chef Revival and […]

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Haida manga: An artist embraces tragedy, beautifully – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jul 13, 2018  By Marie Mauze, Anthropologue, Directrice de recherche au CNRS, Laboratoire d’anthropologie sociale, Ecole des hautes etudes en sciences sociales (EHESS) THE CANADIAN PRESS This article was originally published on The Conversation, an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Disclosure information is available on the […]

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City boosts support for Vancouver’s arts, culture, and creative sector

July 10 2018 Vancouver City Council approves recommendations to support cultural spaces and Vancouver’s music industry “Vancouver’s vibrant, diverse arts and culture community puts us on the map as a city with a thriving creative scene,” said Mayor Gregor Robertson. Vancouver’s arts and culture scene looks to the future with immediate actions approved by Council […]

by ahnationtalk on July 12, 201813 Views

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Surrey Fusion Festival Set to Welcome a Record 53 Cultural Pavilions

July 11, 2018 Surrey, BC – Surrey Fusion Festival, presented by Coast Capital Savings, will introduce 14 new cultural pavilions in 2018, once again making it the largest multicultural celebration in B.C. Up from 39 pavilions in 2017 to 53, this year’s expanded festival—taking place July 21–22 at Holland Park—welcomes first time participants Albania, Argentina, Brazil, […]

by pmnationtalk on July 12, 201812 Views

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UBC’s Museum of Anthropology receives Northwest Coast art collection worth $1.1M – News UBC

Jul 4, 2018 The Museum of Anthropology (MOA) at UBC is now home to a diverse new collection of Northwest Coast art, including early works by renowned Haida artist Bill Reid, thanks to a generous gift from late Calgary philanthropist Margaret Perkins Hess. Hess—known to her friends and loved ones as “Marmie”—was a long-time art […]

by ahnationtalk on July 12, 20189 Views

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Bears is a pipeline play from Alberta with claws – Vancouver Sun

Bears is an acclaimed theatre piece that takes place along the Kinder Morgan Trans-Mountain pipeline route from the oilsands to the B.C. coast. May 4, 2018 Bears Presented by Alberta Aboriginal Performing Arts and Punctuate! Theatre When: May 8-12 Where: The Cultch Tickets and info: $22-$49, thecultch.com Bears is a play from Alberta about pipelines. […]

by ahnationtalk on July 11, 20189 Views

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Tseshaht Canoe Family prepares for Paddle to Puyallup – Alberni Valley News

Tseshaht First Nation repairing a canoe for Tribal Journeys event Jul. 9, 2018 This week, members of the Tseshaht Canoe Family will be heading out on a 16-day journey by canoe. The Power Paddle to Puyallup is the 2018 Tribal Canoe Journey—an annual event that involves canoe families of the Pacific Northwest Coast travelling by […]

by ahnationtalk on July 9, 201817 Views

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ICYMI: Indigenous Language engagement session set for today in Prince George – My Prince George Now

Jul. 6th, 2018 An engagement session hosted by the Canadian Federal government will be held in the northern capital on a proposed federal Indigenous languages legislation. “It’s for First Nations, Inuit, and Métis people to co-draft a federal law that relates to the revitalization and protection of Indigenous languages across the nation,” explains Language Programs […]

by ahnationtalk on July 6, 201817 Views

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BC Arts Council sets course toward more support for arts

July 04, 2018 VANCOUVER – British Columbia’s diverse arts and cultural communities will benefit from a new strategic plan, the BC Arts Council has announced. The plan sets out the council’s new commitments to enhance arts and cultural development throughout the province. “The strategy offers renewed vision, values and strategic direction for the BC Arts […]

by pmnationtalk on July 5, 201816 Views

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