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Woven Together at the Kelowna Art Gallery

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Woven Together at the Kelowna Art Gallery
Opening Reception for Woven Together at the Kelowna Art Gallery.
Opening Reception for Woven Together at the Kelowna Art Gallery.

Curated by Jaimie Isaac, Woven Together is a group exhibition featuring Indigenous artists Ursula Johnson, Meagan Musseau, Meghann O’Brien, and Tania Willard. Each of these artists’ work relates to the woven basket as a contemporary methodology to explore epistemologies, interwoven narratives and histories.

These artists consider weaving a reflexive practice as the maker’s hands create interlaced actions through a learned, contemplative, and repetitive process binding together layers of knowledge and material.

Representing nations from Coast Salish Territory in British Columbia to Ktaqmkuk Territory in Newfoundland, Woven Together entangles practices from the West and the East to unravel intergenerations and intertribal memories of matriarchal kinships, knowledge, and practices.

The installation is set up in the gallery’s courtyard space and runs from from July 14 to October 7.

July 14 - October 7, Check Times
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