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Qw'an Qw'anakwal - To Come Together

Wed. September 29th 2021 - Thu. December 23rd 2021 UVic Legacy Art Gallery Free

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Qw'an Qw'anakwal - To Come Together

Curated by Andrea Walsh, Smyth Chair in Arts and Engagement
Event can be attended in person In-Person Event
Wed. September 29th 2021 - Thu. December 23rd 2021 UVic Legacy Art Gallery (All Ages)
10am - 4pm Free
Opening: Thursday 1st January 1970

Event Description

Qw'an Qw'anakwal - To Come Together is the 10th anniversary celebration of the Visiting Artist Program hosted by the Department of Anthropology at the University of Victoria. The exhibition features new works by 12 artists and their collaborators from Salish nations on Vancouver Island, who have participated in the Visiting Artist Program since 2010. The exhibition features knitting, wool and cedar weaving, carving, drawing, and painting.

Visit the exhibition website: https://legacy.uvic.ca/gallery/qwanqwanakwal/

Artists

May Sam
Temosen-THUT
Margaret August
Nicole Mandryk
Sheilia Austin
Yuxwelupton Qwal’ qaxala
Sulsa’meethl and Tousilum
Maynard Johnny Jr.
Doug and Kathy Lafortune
lessLIE
Unknown
Joni Olsen
Chris Paul
Dylan Thomas
Amanda Laliberte

Event Poster

May Sam, Temosen-THUT  (Charles Elliott), Margaret August, Nicole Mandryk, Sheilia Austin  (HÍELWET), Yuxwelupton Qwal’ qaxala  (Bradley Dick), Sulsa’meethl and Tousilum  (Deb and Ron George), Maynard Johnny Jr., Doug and Kathy Lafortune, lessLIE, Joni Olsen, Chris Paul, Dylan Thomas (Qwul’thilum), Amanda Laliberte @ UVic Legacy Art Gallery Sep 29 2021 - Dec 6th @ UVic Legacy Art Gallery

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