Artist Talk with Meghann O'Brien

On Saturday, November 24 from 2-3pm Kakwaka'wakw and Haida artist, Jaad Kuujus/Meghann O'Brien will be sharing her artistic journey and discussing topics found in our current exhibition, Interface: the woven artwork of Jaad Kuujus.

More about Jaad Kuujus/Meghann O'Brien

O'Brien's practice and pedagogy comes from her cultural roots of the Haida and Kwakwaka’wakw. Her practice spans from traditional basketry weaving, textile weaving; specifically Raven’s Tail (Yelth) and Chilkat Naaxiin. Interface is a survey of the weavings, basketry and textile works. Initially, a professional snowboarder, in 2010 O'Brien left her athletic passion to pursue mastery of traditional weaving.

Details:

Saturday, November 24 | 2-3pm
Free with Gallery Admission or Membership

 

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