ONKWEHON:WE The Original Peoples Festival Presents: TWO INDIANS by Falen Johnson “After years apart two cousins meet in a Toronto alley to recreate a ceremony from their childhood, but can they remember how? When the words missing and murdered, truth and reconciliation, occupation and resistance are everywhere, how do two Mohawk women stand their ground?”… Read more »
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ONKWEHON:WE The Original Peoples Festival Presents: Don Burnstick Comedy Show! June 15th, 2018 $25 in advance $30 at the door Show starts at 9PM Door opens at 8:30PM Tickets now available!
This coming Thursday at 7PM artist Carley Gallant will be facilitating a watercolour Paint Night with the proceeds going towards Save the Evidence. Register your spot today!
Monday, May 7, 10:00am Survivor Series Every month, a Mohawk Institute Survivor will share their experience and stories of living in The Mohawk Residential School. Cost: $10 per person. Pre-registration is required. To register, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 519-759-2650 Saturday, May 12, 2:00pm Colonization Road Film Screening Anishinaabe comedian and activist… Read more »
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 »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Brantford / Six Nations, ON (April 10, 2018) – The Woodland Cultural Centre (WCC), a leader in the field of First Nations museum exhibitions, artistic endeavors, language, research facilities and cultural programming is thrilled to announce the Onkwehón:we (The Original People’s) Festival June 15 – 17, 2018. The Onkwehón:we Festival will focus… Read more »
Calling All Indigenous Artists! Woodland Cultural Centre INDIGENOUS ART 2018 Call for Entry May 26 – July 27, 2018 The Woodland Cultural Centre is a longstanding Cultural Centre of Excellence that promotes and supports the Visual Arts of Canada. Established in 1975, Indigenous Art (formerly known as First Nations Art) is one of the longest… 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.