The City of Victoria has selected Dylan Thomas (Qwul’thilum) as the newest Indigenous Artist in Residence.
Dylan is taking on this role for a two-year term with the goal to engage the community in dialogue, workshops and events. He is very excited for the opportunity, saying "I hope to use my e... Read more >>
I recently learned of the passing of Haida artist Carol Young. Carol was a very kind and humble person, and an exceptional carver. Her favourite pieces to carve were her unique portrait masks.
In 2012,... Read more >>
Do you know what it means when the tongues of creatures touch in Northwest coast art? It's probably not what you think!
This drum design by Alvin Child is called "Sharing Knowledge", and we are excited to publish this beautiful pain... Read more >>
If you are in Vancouver August 10th, check out the annual Vancouver Mural Festival with KC Hall and a long list of international artists!
The August 10 street party takes over 14 city blocks on and around ... Read more >>
Douglas Street in downtown Victoria has recently received a bit of a facelift. The street is now lined with banners depicting new work by Coast Salish artist Dylan Thomas.
Earlier this year, the City ... Read more >>
Art Thompson (1948-2003) was a distinguished, contemporary Northwest coast artist. Art worked largely in two dimensional mediums and was perhaps best known for his catalogue of limited edition silk screen prints. His work consisted of a blend of contemporary and traditional design elements, telling ... Read more >>
Tim Paul is an illustrious First Nations artist from the West coast of Vancouver Island. Over the years, he has created many carvings, paintings, and limited edition serigraphs that have found their way into... Read more >>