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Saturday December 9 | 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. SOLD OUT Join the event on Facebook Join master weaver Jessica Silvey for a one-day cedar basket weaving workshop and learn about the cultural significance and traditional techniques of Coast Salish weaving. Using the cedar that was harvested and...

MOA Great Hall Free with museum admission Join the event on Facebook Dates: Thursday November 30 | 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. (Come early to hear Shawn Hunt’s Artist Talk, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.) Saturday December 2 | 1 - 5 p.m. Sunday December 3 | 1- 5 p.m. The Raven, the...

Thursday, December 7 Bar + Music | 7 p.m. Live Show | 8 p.m. Admission | $10, Free for Indigenous Peoples, UBC Students + Staff, MOA Members Join the event on Facebook   Move aside, boys! Emcee Suzette Amaya curates an all-female lineup of Indigenous spoken word and hip-hop performers...

Debra Sparrow's Tour Thursday, November 23 | 7 p.m. MOA Lobby Free with museum admission Acclaimed Musqueam weaver Debra Sparrow will share her personal relationship to early Salish weavings and illuminate their cultural contexts. It is Debra’s hope to use weaving to educate others about the beauty and integrity...

Sunday November 19 Free admission 12 – 5 p.m. Remarks and presentations 1:15 p.m. Join the event on Facebook Musqueam and the Museum of Anthropology invite you to celebrate the opening of The Fabric of Our Land, an exhibit that will take you on a journey of over 200...

Thursday May 11 – Present Multiversity Galleries, Case 73 and Case 76 Free with museum admission   Asia has an enormous diversity of languages and writing systems. Writing, especially calligraphy, has been a revered art form, and has played an important social and political role in Asian traditions ranging...

Thursday November 2| 6 - 11 pm MOA Great Hall Admission $10 | Free for UBC Students + Staff, MOA Members, Indigenous Peoples Join the event on Facebook   Join us for an immersive evening of music, interactive theatre, live painting, and altar-making for this year's Day of the...

    How do cultures around the world honour their dead? Join us for a series of family-friendly Day of the Dead events this year, including two hands-on workshops that explore the connections between art and the afterlife. You'll be invited to share your finished...

  This lecture series is co-hosted and co-sponsored by Green College, UBC All talks are at Green College in the Coach House unless otherwise noted The series runs throughout the academic year 2017/2018   This lecture and discussion series invites speakers from a range of disciplines—including archaeology, cultural activism, anthropology and...

Thursday October 19 | 7-9 pm MOA Great Hall Free with museum admission   Join us for a special evening of Slovenian music, folkloric dance, and festivities to commemorate the arrival of an original, handmade Kurent costume from Slovenia. The Kurent, adorned in a massive sheepskin costume and cow...