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Carrying Forward Our Traditions

  • Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre Whitehorse, Yukon Canada (map)

Beadwork by Indigenous master artist Judy Lafferty

An extraordinary collaboration among 16 Indigenous master artists working with beading, quills, tufting, fur, and other techniques to create pieces that explore contemporary themes while drawing upon traditional ideas and methods. The 'Carrying Forward Our Traditions' is part of the Adäka Cultural Festival, and will include artists from Canada (Yukon, Northwest Territories, Alberta, British Columbia) and the United States (Wisconsin, California, Alaska).

AdakaFestival
www.adakafestival.ca

June 26-July 2, 2015
10am - 5pm

Earlier Event: June 26
Activate - Exhibition
Later Event: June 28
Celebration of Craft