Posts By: Carley Gallant
Vandalism and Theft of Treasured Outdoor Art Pieces It is with great disappointment that we must report the vandalism and theft of one of our treasured outdoor art pieces. Les Demoiselles d’Arigonon by artist Kent Monkman features a Cadillac with five stylized painted wooden figures. Staff noticed damage to the outdoor installation on April 5, 2018 and… Read more »
Inscriptions Discovered inside former Mohawk Institute Discovered on the ‘girl’s side’ of their former stairwell. As you can see from the inscriptions, it was an area ‘hidden’ from staff but known to the students. Another rare find as we restore the Mohawk Institute.
Welcome our new Tours Registrar! We would like to introduce you to our new Tours Registrar, Julia Garlow, who is covering the position while Courtney is on maternity leave. Say hello next time you are in.
ATTENTION ARTISTS: FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES! Woodland Cultural Centre is happy to announce we have been approved for funding assistance to continue supporting Indigenous artists! Please click on the following links for more information: EXHIBITION ASSISTANCE The minimum grant is $500; the maximum is $1,500. Woodland Cultural Centre will be accepting applications up until January… Read more »
WCC Library Closing Temporarily Due to construction on the Mohawk the building, the Woodland Cultural Centre Library will be moving into storage until the building reopens. Staff will be moving to the Museum and will be available by appointment Monday to Friday 9 am to 4 pm. Thank you for your patience during the restoration.
WOODLAND CULTURAL CENTRE MUSEUM EDUCATION FULL-TIME CONTRACT EDUCATION OUTREACH CULTURAL INTERPRETER Summary The Woodland Cultural Centre is seeking a highly motivated individual to assist in the Museum Education department. The role of the Education Outreach Cultural Interpreter will be to provide off site presentations and workshops based on the Haudenosaunee and Ongwehonweh culture…. Read more »
Shelley Niro’s Battle of my Ancestors has arrived at Woodland Cultural Centre! We are happy to announce the arrival of Shelley Niro’s work Battlefields of my Ancestors that will be installed along the driveway leading up to the Mohawk Institute Residential School until Thanksgiving weekend in October 2017. The arrival of 6 images currently… Read more »
We’re Hiring! Outreach Coordinator OUTREACH COORDINATOR Location: Woodland Cultural Centre (184 Mohawk Street, Brantford, ON) Position: Outreach Coordinator Hours: 37.5 hours per week Rate of Pay: $20.00/per hour Start Date: July 24, 2017 End Date: December 22, 2017 with the potential to extend one year subject to the availability of funding. The Woodland Cultural Centre… Read more »