UNDER THE SALISH MOON
Jul 25-Aug 4, 2019
“Under the Salish Moon” was an art exhibition and a busy program of events presented by the Indigenous Women Artists Collective (IWA), in residency at the Roundhouse.
The exhibition featured Courtenay Agecoutay, Chantel Joseph Bordeau, Arlene Bowman, Haisla Collins, D. Dallas, Rose Marie Francis, Doris Fox, Shevonne Hall, Veronica Iza, Allison Burns Joseph, Marilyn McKee, Chrisse Oleman, Jacqueline Quewezance, Jerilynn Webster, Jacqueline West, and Georgina Wing.
Special guests Butterflies in Spirit, ‘Haisla with Nasty Brutish and Short’, ‘JB The First lady’, Christina Lahde, Glida and Jade Morgan, Chrystal Sparrow, and Yunuen Perez Vertti also performed or offered workshops.
Performances and Workshops
OPENING CEREMONY AND RECEPTION
Thu Jul 25, 6:30-8:30pm
Sat Jul 27 – Sun Jul 28, 10am-4:45pm
From jewellery to paintings, beading to weaving and much more – shop local and celebrate the creative expression of Indigenous women artists.
VENDORS INCLUDE: Chantel Joseph Bordeau, Haisla Collins, Rose Marie Frances, Shevonne Hall, Veronica Iza, Allison Burns Joseph, Marilyn McKee, Chrisse Oleman, Jacqueline West, Georgina Wing, and more.
Indigenous Women Artists would like to acknowledge the financial support of the City of Vancouver Cultural Services.
Thu Aug 1, 6pm
FEATURING SHORT FILMS BY: Arlene Bowman, D. Dallas, Yunuen Perez Vertti
Fri Aug 2, 4pm
FEATURING Arlene Bowman, Chantel Joseph Bordeau, Chrisse Oleman
POETRY AND MUSICAL PERFORMANCES
Sat Aug 3, 7pm
FEATURING Butterflies in Spirit, D. Dallas, JB the First Lady, ‘Haisla with Nasty Brutish and Short’, Christina Lahde, Glida and Jade Morgan
PANEL DISCUSSION AND CLOSING CEREMONY
Sun Aug 4, 3pm
FEATURING Arlene Bowman, Haisla Collins, Doris Fox, Allison Burns Joseph, Jacqueline Quewezance, Jacqueline West
IWA held free hands-on workshops for the public at community spaces across Vancouver from Aug-Dec
VIDEO AND STILL PHOTOGRAPHY with Arlene Bowman
PRINTMAKING with Haisla Collins
CREATIVITY & SELF EXPRESSION THROUGH IMPROV with D. Dallas
HOOP EARRINGS with Rose Marie Francis
SALISH WOOL WOVEN CUFFS with Allison Burns Joseph
MEDICINE BAGS with Jacqueline Quewezance
ABSTRACT COAST SALISH PAINTING with Chrystal Sparrow
STOP-MOTION ANIMATION with Yunuen Perez Vertti
DREAMCATCHERS with Jacqueline West