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Museums need to be updated to reflect integrated rather than segmented histories – The Peak

July 15, 2019 Museums are crucial cultural depictions of history. To represent history responsibly, they should be updated to reflect a more inclusive history. Recently, Victoria’s Royal B.C. Museum has planned to modernize its building to address structural issues, and, more importantly, to reassess how the museum represents history in order to move away from […]

by ahnationtalk on July 16, 20197 Views

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This is my lifelong dream’: Elder revives Mi’kmaq language, medicine – CBC

Jun 28, 2019 Rebecca Labillois of Ugpi’Ganjig shares the links between the Mi’kmaq language and traditional medicine As we drive along the shore of the Bay of Chaleur to the Aboriginal Heritage Garden in Ugpi’Ganjig, Rebecca Labillois is picturing her grandmother walking along that same beach as a girl, crying. At the end of the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 15, 20197 Views

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ECUAD: The Creative Potential of Public Space

July 12, 2019 An ECU research team seeks out innovative solutions to real-world matters situated in shared spaces Public spaces most often change slowly and incrementally, say Laura Kozak and Charlotte Falk, Research Associates at Emily Carr University of Art + Design’s Living Labs. So what happens when an entire area — such as the […]

by ahnationtalk on July 12, 201916 Views

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CRD Arts Commission Approves $77,500 in Project Funding

Jul 09, 2019 Victoria, BC– The Capital Regional District (CRD) Arts Commission has approved a total of $77,500 in Project Grants to 18 not-for-profit arts organizations based throughout the capital region. “The Arts Commission recognizes the positive impact these organizations have on the quality of life for residents,” says Jeremy Loveday, Arts Commission Chair. “We […]

by ahnationtalk on July 11, 201920 Views

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Richard Hill on the “mythical,” “complicated” and “exciting” period of late-20th century Indigenous art – ECUAD

July 10, 2019 “I have a sense of urgency about capturing this history that exists in people’s recollections,” says Hill of his research into the period. The year is 1980. Ronald Reagan has just become President, Blondie’s “Call Me” is at the top of the charts, and Indigenous art is in a state of radical […]

by ahnationtalk on July 10, 201919 Views

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Canada’s bias meant improper consultations: First Nations challenging pipeline – Bowen Island Undercurrent

July 9, 2019 VANCOUVER — Six First Nations that have filed another legal challenge against the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion say Canada’s ownership of the corporation behind the project created a bias that prevented full consultations as ordered by the Federal Court of Appeal. Chief Leah George-Wilson of the Tsleil-Waututh Nation said Canada had an […]

by ahnationtalk on July 10, 201921 Views

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Empowering Indigenous artists – UVIC

July 8, 2019 Funding for community partnerships supports entrepreneurs in Indigenous communities Before joining the ACE for Artists program, Brianna Dick had all the skills and talents of an artist, but was shy when it came to actively promoting her work. Without a business background, tw3q4he unknown was an obstacle to commercializing her art—and using […]

by ahnationtalk on July 9, 201925 Views

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Sprawling new Brian Jungen solo exhibition currently showing at the Art Gallery of Ontario

July 08, 2019 The show marks the first time the AGO has hosted a solo exhibition by an Indigenous Canadian artist in its most prominent gallery space. Brian Jungen: Friendship Centre, a sprawling new solo exhibition of current and past works by acclaimed interdisciplinary artist and Emily Carr University of Art + Design alum Brian […]

by ahnationtalk on July 8, 201927 Views

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ECU faculty commend graduates of Indigenizing artist-based B.C. business program

July 04, 2019 For the first time, faculty from Emily Carr collaborated with the Freda Diesing School of Northwest Coast Art to share their expertise with students in the school’s summer residency program. Emily Carr University of Art + Design faculty are applauding a recent group of graduates from the Aboriginal Canadian Entrepreneurs (ACE) artist […]

by ahnationtalk on July 8, 201927 Views

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Major Rebecca Belmore exhibit launches at the Musée d’art contemporain de Montréal – Emily Carr News

July 03, 2019 Decades of work by renowned artist Rebecca Belmore is the subject of a new Canadian exhibition. A major overview of three decades of work by celebrated interdisciplinary artist Rebecca Belmore recently opened at the Musee d’art contemporain de Montreal (MAC). The show, called Facing the Monumental, represents the largest exhibition of Rebecca’s […]

by ahnationtalk on July 4, 201935 Views

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