Nation-wide billboard project features Indigenous women


Last updated 9/10/2018 at 3:32pm

This Painting is a Mirror by Christi Belcourt honors the flower beadwork artistic legacy.

WINNIPEG-Starting in August, 174 billboards across Canada took on a new look, highlighting the work of 50 Indigenous women.

The Resilience project runs from coast to coast. Images by 50 First Nations, Inuit and Métis women will serve as a highly visible celebration of Indigenous women and make the Indigenous culture more visible. A goal of the project is to give the non-native public, which still lives in much ignorance about the first inhabitants of Canada, a positive visual of their Indigenous neighbors and the community histories. The billboards are also designed to be an inspiration t...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2024