facingNORTH Indigenous Art Exhibition at Vaughan City Hall

Date/Time

Jun 27, 2019 to Dec 24, 2019
8:30 AM until 6:00 PM

Description

To highlight the history and heritage of Canada’s National Indigenous Peoples, the City of Vaughan is displaying a curated exhibition of Inuit art for the community titled facingNORTH: art | symbol | story.

The showcase includes stone and bone sculptures and wall hangings that interpret traditional Inuit legends, myths and ways of life. Curated works feature Abraham Anghik Ruben, an accomplished contemporary stone sculptor whose work has been featured in the Smithsonian, as well as art by two other respected Inuit artists: Billy Merkosak and Irene Avaalaaqiaq. 

The artwork will be in the on the SLATE Atrium Gallery at Vaughan City Hall until December 2019. 

Cost

Free

Location

View map Vaughan City Hall
2141 Major Mackenzie Dr
Vaughan, ON

Additional Information

Phone

905-832-2281

Contact email

corpcomm@vaughan.ca

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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