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ANHMC Bruce Naylor Award Call for Nominations

Incorporated in 2003, the Alliance of Natural History Museums of Canada (ANHMC) is a network of natural history museums in Canada. The Bruce Naylor Award is named in honour of Dr. Bruce Naylor, founding ANHMC president, to recognize significant contributions to the study of natural history in Canada. Deadline for this year’s nominations is May […]

Media Coverage of Walking With Our Sisters

Edge YK: Walking With Our Sisters soothes the pains of tragedies both national and personal, January 16, 2015 Walking With Our Sisters: the art of ceremony and grieving, November 17, 2014 Northern Journal: Walking With Our Sisters memorial ceremony offers healing to NWT families, January 19, 2015 Walking With Our Sisters project reaches Yellowknife, December […]

Media Advisory: Walking With Our Sisters

Special Media Event Invitation Walking With Our Sisters Exhibit Opens January 9, 2015 YELLOWKNIFE, Northwest Territories January 5, 2015 (Yellowknife) – Walking With Our Sisters, an international touring art exhibit that honors missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls will be at the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre in Yellowknife January 9-24, 2015. Media […]

Minister’s Culture and Heritage Circle Nominations

Nominations are now being accepted for this coming year’s Minister’s Culture and Heritage Circle. Deadline for nominations is August 29, 2014. Please submit the forms to ecepublicaffairs@gov.nt.ca or by mail to: Public Affairs Department of Education, Culture and Employment Government of the Northwest Territories P.O. Box 1320, Yellowknife NT, X1A 2L9 Telephone: (867) 920-3059 Fax: (867) 873-0456 E-mail: […]

‘Muffled’ felt images underline contradictions

by Jack Danylchuk Northern Journal, April 28, 2014 Alison McCreesh was living in a tent in the Yukon without access to the studio space needed to sculpt or paint when she first took a workshop on felting, the ancient technique of building fabric with layers of wool or animal hair. An illustrator whose work is […]