Dates: October 4 – 5, 2017

Location: Alberta College of Art + Design

Aaksokgowamoski (Making relations)The symposium invites Indigenous artists, curators, and scholars to discuss the ways that they locate their own practices within local, national, and international narratives of history, place, and belonging.

This symposium is being offered in conjunction with two exhibitions:

The Writing on the Wall: The Work of Dr. Joane Cardinal Schubert at the University of Calgary’s Nickle Galleries and Future Memories (Present Tense) at Illingworth Kerr Gallery (ACAD)


Sonny Assu

Bruno Canadien

Dayna Danger

David Garneau

Tanya Harnett

Mark Igloliorte

Cheryl L’Hirondelle

Lisa Myers

Lindsay Nixon

Jessie Short

Cowboy Smithx

Rolande Souliere

Adrian Stimson

 all photos courtesy Elyse Bouvier

Aaksokgowamoski (Making relations) - Day 1

Aaksokgowamoski (Making relations) - Day 2

videography courtesy Lewis Liski