POSTPONED: Native Indian/ Inuit Photographers’ Association (NIIPA)
Featuring Rick Hill, Tim Johnson and Yvonne Maracle Moderated by Rhéanne Chartrand
Founded in 1985 in downtown Hamilton, the Native Indian/Inuit Photographers’ Association (NIIPA) was one of the longest operating Indigenous arts service organizations in Canada. The organization played a key role nationally as an advocate for Indigenous photographers across Turtle Island (North America), as well as locally to the history of Indigenous art in Hamilton and the surrounding region.
Building Cultural Legacies presents a discussion with NIIPA members and accomplished artists Rick Hill, Tim Johnson and Yvonne Maracle, moderated by McMaster Museum of Art Curator of Indigenous Art Rhéanne Chartrand.
123 King St W, Hamilton, ON L8P 4S8, Canada
Joey and Toby Tanenbaum Pavilion, Art Gallery of Hamilton
Hamilton Arts Week Festival highlights Hamilton’s growing arts & cultural community. Initiated in 2015 Hamilton Arts Week’s mission is to build awareness and participation with the arts and culture in Hamilton, including recognition of the importance of the creative industries in Hamilton and its associated benefits to the community and positive city building.