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 »

First Nations Art 2017 Coming May 27!

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  First Nations Art 2017 is fully underway! Thank you to everyone that submitted pieces. You’ll get to see these pieces and more on May 27th at 7PM at the official opening. This event is free and open to the public. We’d love to see you there! PS – We’re going to have some amazing… Read more »

“Colonization Road” Coming to Woodland April 19th!

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  Join us for a FREE screening of “Colonization Road” at Woodland on April 19 at 7PM! “Colonization Road” was an official selection of the imagineNATIVE Film & Media Arts Festival in 2016. We’ll bring the popcorn! Film Synopsis In towns throughout Ontario, there are startling reminders of the colonization of Indigenous territories and the… Read more »

Voices Yet To Come

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“The truth about stories is, that’s all we are.” -Thomas King Storytelling and the oral tradition have long been a part of Indigenous identity. How is this traditional form rooted in who we are as contemporary Indigenous people?  Playwright, performer, and storyteller Falen Johnson in partnership with storyteller and visual artist Elizabeth Doxtator and the… 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/.

Call For Entry: Be A Part of First Nations Art 2017!

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    First Nations Art Exhibition: May 26 – July 28, 2017 The Woodland Cultural Centre is a longstanding Cultural Centre of Excellence that promotes and supports the Visual Arts of Canada. Established in 1975, First Nations Art is one of the longest running annual exhibits that provide established and emerging First Nations artists an… Read more »

New Books In The Library!

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  Here are just a few of the new books that are now in the Woodland Cultural Centre Resource Library! For more information about the library including hours, please click here. Woods, Eric Taylor. A Cultural Sociology of Anglican Mission and the Indian Residential Schools in Canada, (2016). This book is an extensive history of… Read more »

First Nations Art, 2013

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For thirty-eight years the Woodland Cultural Centre has been presenting First Nations Art, this pivotal exhibition has brought artists together from all across Turtle Island featuring new works in many varied mediums.  This year a total of thirty-four artists have submitted for First Nations Art, with a total of sixty works on display until July 26,… Read more »