Inspiring First People's Art

Art by and for First Nations and Inuit Artists in Canada
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Petroglyphs Provincial Park- near Peterborough ON

Petroglyphs Provincial Park Ontario- Largest known concentration of Aboriginal rock carvings (petroglyphs) in Canada, depicting turtles, snakes, birds, humans and more; this sacred site is known as “The Teaching Rocks”

Short Video with pictures of Norval Morrisseau, his family and his art.

A beautiful slideshow showing the life and works of Canadian native artist Norval Morrisseau

1963 NFB movie about Kenojuak: Her family, travel by dog-sled and how she approaches her art. Great imagery.

Pay homage to Inuit artist Kenojuak Ashevak with our 1963 documentary short, Eskimo Artist: Kenojuak.

Simple slide show of Kenojuak's art set to music.

Inuit Artist Kenojuak Ashevak (October 1927 -- January was born in an igloo in an Inuit camp, Ikirasaq (Quebec) Canada, at the southern coast of Baffin Island. Her art was on a Canadian stamp. How exceptional is that?

Bill Reid au MUSEE CANADIEN DEL'HISTOIRE. Super cool: Le bestiaire, et citations de Bill Reid.

Bill Reid and The Raven and the First Men University of British Columbia Museum of Anthropology. I was privileged to visit the museum on a day when he was working on this.

Benjamin Chee Chee's work featured at Whetung Gallery. Short bio of artist.

Learning - Benjamin Chee Chee - Art Card - Click Image to Close

Site officiel de Bill Reid. Film, animations, biographie etc.

Bill Reid: Exploring Identity (Grade - This is a series of interdisciplinary lesson plans (Visual Arts and Social Studies), about Bill Reid and the Haida. Topics covered include storytelling, bracelets, and crests.

Brian Jungen at the National Gallery Contemporary Indigenous Artist. A meeting of worlds and cultures.

{art} Shapeshifter, 2000 Brian Jungen Canadian, 1970 white polypropylene plastic chairs 145 x 660 x 132 cm Purchased 2001 National Gallery of Canada (no.

Samian feat. Shauit - Les Nomades : Fabulous Imagery

Samian feat. Shauit - Les Nomades : Fabulous Imagery

Alex Janvier at the National Gallery: "first indian modernist", Kandinsky meets Dene beadwork.

Career retrospective for Alberta-based artist is the gallery's third-ever for a living indigenous artist

Biography of Kenojuak from Canadian Encyclopedia

Kenojuak Ashevak (born 1927 on Baffin Island, died in Cape Dorset) was a Canadian artist. She is regarded as one of the most notable Canadian pioneers of modern Inuit art.