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Sissons/Morrow Carvings at Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre

Yellowknife (October 25, 2010) – In honour of the 55th anniversary of the establishment of the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories, the Sissons/Morrow carving collection is on public display at the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre in Yellowknife. “The carvings depict important parts of our legal and cultural history,” said the Minister of […]

Migratory Passages Serves to Highlight NWT Arts Week/Culture Days

(Wednesday, September 15, 2010) “Migratory Passages ~ Passages Migratoires” – a bilingual exhibition featuring aboriginal art and design from northern Quebec will open this weekend at the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre (PWNHC). The public and media are invited to attend the exhibition opening and reception on Friday, September 17th at 7:00 pm.The exhibit, […]

Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre to Host Reception with Creator of “Fragments – Art for Life’s Sake”

Yellowknife (Wednesday, August 04, 2010) — The Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre will host a reception with the creator of the ongoing exhibit “Fragments” – the Yellowknife-born, Morocco-based artist Blake Ward. Members of the public and the media are invited to attend a reception on Friday, August 6th, from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Blake […]

Northern skies exhibit opens at Prince of Wales

Peter Varga Northern News Services Published Saturday, July 3, 2010 SOMBA K’E/YELLOWKNIFE – Astronomy North opened an exhibit from out of this world at the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre late last month. The Legendary Sky Exhibit showcases a work of art commissioned by De Beers Canada which features a diamond taken into space […]