Sunday, June 25 | 3pm
Join Indigenous author and facilitator Francine Cunningham for a writing workshop exploring themes of the exhibition In a Different Light: Reflecting on Northwest Coast Art. Participants will engage with the idea of drawing on tradition to create contemporary works of their own, viewing their past through a different light.
Francine Cunningham is a Canadian Indigenous writer, artist and educator. Her creative non-fiction has appeared in The Malahat Review, the anthology Boobs: women explore what it means to have breasts published by Caitlin Press and more. Her fiction and poetry have appeared in The Puritan, Joyland Magazine, Echolocation Magazine, The Maynard and more. She is a graduate of the UBC Creative Writing MFA program and a recent winner of The Hnatyshyn Foundation’s REVEAL Indigenous Art Award. You can find more about her at www.francinecunningham.ca.
Cost is per person and includes supplies, museum admission and tax