Opening: Boarder X & Vernon Ah Kee: cantchant
Friday, November 18 from 7pm to 10pm
Join us to celebrate the opening of two new shows – Boarder X and Vernon Ah Kee: canchant
Featuring a skateboarding demo in Eckhardt Hall by Winnipeg’s Red Ridding Media.
7:20pm • Opening Remarks
Boarder X brings together new work by Indigenous artists that use snowboarding, skateboarding, and surfing to show knowledge and relationships to the land. Featuring: Jordan Bennett, Roger Crait, Steven Davies, Mark Igloliorte, Mason Mashon, Meghann O’Brien, and Les Ramsay.
Vernon Ah Kee: cantchant connects surfboards and video with Australian Aboriginal territory. Ah Kee’s boards reflect traditional shield designs in the colours of the Australian flag, and on the flip side provide beautifully drawn portraits of family.
- Tuesday 11am-5pm
- Wednesday 11am-5pm
- Thursday 11am-5pm
- Friday 11am-9pm
- Saturday 11am-5pm
- Sunday 11am-5pm
- Closed Monday