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Among All These Tundras at the Campbell River Art Gallery

January 29 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until March 18, 2020

Artists: Asinnajaq, Laakkuluk Williamson Bathory, Carola Grahn, Marja Helander, Kablusiak, Sonya Kelliher-Combs, Joar Nango, Taqralik Partridge, Barry Pottle, Inuuteq Storch, Couzyn van Heuvelen, Allison Akootchook Warden

Curators: Heather Igloliorte, Amy Prouty, Charissa von Harringa

“Among All These Tundras”, a title taken from the poem “My Home Is in My Heart” by famed Sámi writer Nils-Aslak Valkeapää, features contemporary art by Indigenous artists from around the circumpolar world. Together, their works politically and poetically express current Arctic concerns towards land, language, sovereignty and resurgence.

Produced and circulated by the Leonard & Bina Ellen Art Gallery, Concordia University with support from: Canada Council for the Arts, Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (Mobilizing Inuit Cultural Heritage), Initiative for Indigenous Futures, Concordia University.

The CRAG has lined up some exciting programming around the exhibition including a book club for youth and adults, “Sanaaq: An Inuit Novel” by Mitiarjuk Nappaaluk by, a guided tour by co-curator Dr. Igloriorte, a powerful two-part performance by Allison Akootchook Warden as well as interpretive tours by the CRAG’s own Jenelle Pasiechnik.

Generous exhibition sponsorship provided by Boston Pizza.

Details

Date:
January 29
Time:
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Website:
https://crartgallery.ca/exhibitions/

Organizer

The Campbell River Art Gallery
Phone:
250-287-2261
Email:
contact@crartgallery.ca
Website:
http://crartgallery.ca/

Venue

The Campbell River Art Gallery
1235 Shoppers Row
Campbell River,BCV9W 2C7Canada
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Phone:
250-287-2261
Website:
http://crartgallery.ca/