Tag: Indigenous

October 2021

Artist Talk: Pj Anderson

Friday, October 15th @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Claw-shaped art piece

Pj Anderson is an emerging ceramic artist from Thompson, Manitoba. Her practice explores the relationship between craft, identity and culture, specifically her kinship with Indigenous and African traditional crafts.

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August 2021

Movie Under the Stars: Kissed by Lightning

Saturday, August 14th @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Parking Lot 7
A group of four people in traditional Indigenous clothing

The Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba and Brandon University present Kissed by Lightning.

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Movie Under the Stars: The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw

Friday, August 13th @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Parking Lot 7

The Art Gallery of Southwestern Manitoba and BU will present The Incredible 25th Year of Mitzi Bearclaw.

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January 2021

BU Indigenous New Music Festival — BUNME and Any Enemy (livestream)

Saturday, January 30th @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
ollage of headshots of musicians. The Brandon University Music logo is in the upper left-hand corner, and the text Brandon University New Music Ensemble is at the bottom

Project Lockdown Composing & Performing explores the challenges, opportunities and complexities of creating new compositions for online performance by musicians in geographically separated locations.

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March 2020

Artist Talk: Catherine Blackburn (CANCELLED)

Wednesday, March 18th, 2020 @ 7:30 pm
Sutherland Gallery of Art

This event has been cancelled until further notice. The Waterton Weaver, 2018. Laminated lightjet photograph mounted to dibond, 60” x 90”, from the New Age Warriors series. Photo by Sweetmoon Photography (Tenille Campbell) The Brandon University Department of Visual and Aboriginal Art presents a free public talk by Catherine Blackburn on Wednesday, March 18 at […]

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February 2020

Mini Round Dance & Giveaway

Friday, February 14th, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Kavanagh Courtyard

The Brandon University Indigenous Student Collective is hosting a mini round dance and giveaway to mark the end of Indigenous Awareness Week 2020. All are welcome!

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Beading with Knowledge Keeper Barb Blind & the Beading Babes

Friday, February 14th, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Indigenous Peoples’ Centre, McKenzie Building, Room 101

Learn beading basics with knowledge keeper Barb Blind & The Beading Babes

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Moss Bag Making

Thursday, February 13th, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Indigenous Peoples’ Centre, McKenzie Building, Room 101

Join members of the Brandon University Indigenous Student Council in this hands-on activity. Space is limited. To sign up, visit the Indigenous Peoples' Centre.

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Indigenous Medicine Teachings with Spiritual Leader Frank Tacan

Thursday, February 13th, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
He Oyate Tawapi (Ceremony Room), Health Studies Complex, Room 141

Learn about traditional Indigenous Medicines from Spiritual Leader Frank Tacan. Participants should bring a blanket or mat, something comfortable to sit on.

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Indigenous History & Culture Presentation

Thursday, February 13th, 2020 @ 1:40 pm - 2:30 pm
Louis Riel Room, Main Floor – McMaster Hall

Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre, Inc. will host a presentation/talk with items and artifacts on display for discussion.

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