October 22, 2017

NEW WORKS
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All Pages – Skyscraper Right
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All Pages – Skyscraper Left
TRAVELLING, ART AND MA’IINGAN

TRAVELLING, ART AND MA’IINGAN

Interland Memories no.3. Digital Print, 2014 | Image Source: WIOT Magazine Our communities are much like the ecosystem of rivers and lakes. Without new ideas flowing in, they cannot sustain bimaadiziwin. As an artist who is lucky enough travel and do residencies all over the world, one of the most meani...
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LORETTA GOULD

LORETTA GOULD

Guided By our Teachings | Loretta Gould Loretta Gould is a Mi’kmaq artist from Cape Breton island. She is a mother of six. Her mother was a seamstress and she inherited her sewing machine after she passed. Gould has quilted for 15 years, and had been art quilting for four. One winter day her sewing mach...
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DAISY RUIZ

DAISY RUIZ

Pink Sparkle | Daisy Ruiz Daisy Ruiz is a freelance illustrator from the Bronx, New York. Recently graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology with a BFA, Daisy’s work mainly consists of indigenous Mexican culture. It’s because of this that she is in La Raza Anthology: Unidos y Fuertes is a colle...
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INTRODUCING CHIEF LADY BIRD

INTRODUCING CHIEF LADY BIRD

MUSKRAT Magazine connected with visual artist Chief Lady Bird AKA Nancy King to learn more about her artistic expression and how she uses her talent and creative expression as a tool to educate and inspire communities. MUSKRAT Magazine: You use your spirit name as your artist name, I am wondering how An...
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RUNWAYS & HALLWAYS: NEW LOOKS FROM INDIGENOUS DESIGNERS

RUNWAYS & HALLWAYS: NEW LOOKS FROM INDIGENOUS DESIGNERS

From L to R: Jessica Hoyungowa (Hopi/Navajo), Leah Kolakowski (Anishinaabe), Jaclyn Roessel (Navajo), Asia Yazzie (Navajo) and Sophia Arviso (Navajo) | Image source: www.oxdxclothing.com Though Loren Aragon (Acoma Pueblo) and Jared Yazzie (Diné) create fashions on opposite ends of the spectrum—beautiful...
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COOL SCHOOL PROGRAMS FOR INDIGENOUS ARTISTS


COOL SCHOOL PROGRAMS FOR INDIGENOUS ARTISTS

Santee Smith by David Hou | Image source: Kahawi Dance Theatre From the canvas to the theatre, these outstanding institutions and organizations support Indigenous artists with education programs that foster creative and career development. 1. The Adam Beach Film Institute, Winnipeg, MB The Adam Beach Fi...
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