ART EXPRESS’D in Inuvik, NT 

June 9-21

Midnight Sun Complex
95 Gwich’in Rd, Inuvik, NT

Launch: June 9, 10-11am
You are invited to the launch of ART EXPRESS’D in InuvikJoin the Winnipeg Art Gallery and Midnight Sun Complex as we kick off our cross-Canada art adventure. Meet artist Jessie Buchanan and view the sea-container-turned-mobile-art-studio. Be part of the journey and participate in free art-making activities!

Workshops: June 10, 11, 17-19, 1-4pm & June 21 (National Aboriginal Day), 12-4:30pm

Artist Jessie Buchanan will lead participants through each workshop, creating acrylic paintings in response to questions: “How do you understand yourself as a Canadian?” and “Do you feel connected with your land and/or environment?” Together, Jessie and participants will design works that encompass geography, spirituality, and landscape to unite the Canadian Identity across the country. On National Aboriginal Day (June 21), Jessie will lead a community mural project. See you there! Learn more about Jessie here.

Registration: please contact the Midnight Sun Complex at 867.777.8640