“Breath of Life“
Featuring artist and Kwakwaka’wak chief, Rande Cook
Sunday, July 23, 1:00-2:30 p.m. at Brickworks (150 Nichols St.), SJIMA is delighted to present Breathe of Life, an Art As A Voice event with artist and Kwakwaka’ wak chief, Rande Cook. Rande will talk about his work and inspiration. He honors his Kwakwaka’ wak legends and culture, but is also one of the artists pushing the limits of contemporary First Nation art.
Tickets are available at SJIMA at 540 Spring Street or call 360-370-5050. Non-members $20., members $18., students and children $12.
SJIMA is honored to present in all three galleries its first exhibition devoted to First Nation art opening May 26. “EMERGENCE First Nation Legendary & Emerging Artists” features members of tribes within the Coastal Pacific Northwest and Inuit from the Hudson Bay area. Over 30 artists are represented from at least five different outstanding collections.
SJIMA will be having workshops and other educational events over the summer, check www.sjima.org for up to date information.