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NWT Archives launches 13,000 photographs by Bern Will Brown

Yellowknife — July 6, 2022 The Department of Education, Culture and Employment (ECE) is pleased to announce the public launch of more than 13,000 photographs by Bern Will Brown. The Northwest Territories (NWT) Archives collection consists of pictures showing northern life through Brown’s lens over decades of living in and travelling the territory. Bern Will Brown, […]

Explore the PWNHC’s art collection online

Yellowknife — April 26, 2022 The Government of the Northwest Territories (GNWT) has launched the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre’s (PWNHC) Museum Art Collection online portal, featuring over 1,400 records and photos of artwork, including sculptures, paintings, prints, and textiles. The new portal increases public access to the PWNHC’s holdings, which showcases and preserves […]

New exhibit at PWNHC demonstrates resiliency through a 21st century pandemic

Yellowknife — December 6, 2021 The travelling exhibit ‘Breathe: Creating resilience through traditional art’ presented by the Departments of Education, Culture and Employment (ECE) and Health and Social Services (HSS) is set to open Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre (PWNHC). The exhibit will be on display until April […]