The Onkwehón:we Festival 2019

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The 2nd annual Onkwehón:we Festival will focus on current Haudenosaunee artistic and cultural practices in both contemporary and traditional forms. The performances and events will be multi-disciplined and be of the highest calibre featuring: dance, music, theatre, visual arts, film, and workshops. The festival will take take place on the grounds of the Woodland Cultural… Read more »

Museum & Arts Curator

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Join our Team! Museum & Arts Curator Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Museum & Arts Curator assumes the responsibilities for managing, developing, maintaining and overseeing all aspects of the Museum and Art Gallery for the Woodland Cultural Centre. This includes: research and development of exhibitions, overseeing the collections management and acquisitions, publications… Read more »

Indigenous Art 2019

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Established in 1975, Indigenous Art, formally known as First Nations Art, is one of the longest running annual exhibits that provides a space for established and emerging Indigenous artists to exhibit their work in a gallery setting. This open call and juried show brings together artists from across Turtle Island, showcasing traditionally-based and contemporary art form in all visual art… Read more »

First Nations Art Exhibition Opening

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First Nations Art (May 27 – July 28, 2017) Solo Exhibition: Rivers Of Thought (Quinn Smallboy) The Woodland Cultural Centre is a longstanding Cultural Centre of Excellence that promotes and supports the Visual Arts of Canada. Established in 1975, this exhibition is one of the longest running annual exhibits that provide established and emerging First Nations… Read more »

First Nations Art 2017 Artists Announced

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  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Brantford/Six Nations,ON (27 April 2017) – The Woodland Cultural Centre (WCC), a leader in the field of First Nations museum exhibitions, artistic endeavors, research facilities and cultural programming, is delighted to present the 42nd Annual First Nations Art exhibition curated by Gyeho Thomas and Carley Gallant set to open May 27,… Read more »

Deadline Extended For First Nations Art Submissions

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  The deadline has been extended for First Nations Art 2017 submissions to APRIL 15 BY 4:00PM! Be sure to get your submissions in to be a part of the longest running annual exhibition in Canada. For more details on how to submit your works, please visit: http://woodlandculturalcentre.ca/call-for-entry-be-a-part-of-first-nations-art-2017/.

UNREZERVED Exhibition Opening

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UnReZerved (February 25 – May 2, 2017) Authoritative constructions of geographic documents such as maps, are often represented as bordered and contained. This makes it difficult for non-Indigenous people to conceptualize borders as transforming over time; not that they do not exist, but that they transform in relation to multiple fields of engagement and cultural… Read more »

Walking Together Exhibition Opening

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Walking Together (February 4 – May 2, 2017) “Walking Together,” is a project that brought eleven First Nations students grades 10-12 from Pauline Johnson Collegiate and Vocational School in Brantford together with former students of the Mohawk Institute residential school. Students participated in workshops on the history of residential schools in Canada, information gathering, interview… Read more »