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Vancouver artist Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun, of Coast Salish and Okanagan descent, is showcased in this provocative exhibition of works that confront the colonialist suppression of First Nations peoples and the ongoing struggle for Indigenous rights to lands, resources, and sovereignty.   Twenty years since his last...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] MOA launched its Spotlight Taiwan Project in 2014, a new initiative that focuses on Taiwan’s complex and multicultural identity. MOA is now poised to host a highly anticipated exhibition of contemporary art from Taiwan, (In)visible: The Spiritual World of Taiwan Through Contemporary Art.   2014 年,加拿大不列顛哥倫比亞大學人類學博物館 (MOA)...

Canciones de las Madres / Songs of the Mothers was created as an audio environment installation by artist Cherie Moses in collaboration with Paz Walton, Llanca Letelier, and Ida Montenegro de Letelier. These women – Paz, Llanca and Ida – are three generations of the...

This exhibit is told entirely from the first-person perspectives of Musqueam community members both past and present. Through experiential and reflexive installations, it seeks to replicate aspects of Musqueam ways of educating. c̓əsnaʔəm, the city before the city at MOA will leave the visitor with...

Claiming Space: Voices of Urban Aboriginal Youth looks at the diverse ways urban Aboriginal youth are asserting their identity and affirming their relationship to both urban spaces and ancestral territories....

This exhibition features over 80 Afro-Cuban artworks collected by Chris and Marina von Christierson. It explores the ties that link the histories and cultures of Cuba and Africa, and includes works that reflect controversial and conflicting aspects of the Cuban national reality that continue to...