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Raven of Copper

Raven of Copper

Every year near the end of January Definitely Superior Art Gallery in Thunder Bay puts on a wearable art show. The show is called Derelicte - A Fashion Odyssey, and key visual artists in the region are invited to create wearable art pieces for the event. I was one of the...

Feb 16, 2017

Sotheby’s sets Aboriginal art auction record

Sotheby’s sets Aboriginal art auction record

This is good news for Indigenous artists. To see Sotheby’s successfully venture into Aboriginal art from Australia is exciting news for Indigenous artists around the world - many of whom struggle to sell their art and be recognized for their efforts. For the artists involved who are still alive, like...

Sep 22, 2016

50th anniversary for film Paddle-to-the-Sea

50th anniversary for film Paddle-to-the-Sea

If you haven’t watched or read Paddle-to-the-Sea, it is a must for you and your children. Well worth it. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the 1966 National Film Board of Canada movie, directed by Bill Mason. The film was nominated for an Oscar that year. It’s based on...

Jul 30, 2016