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On view until April 2020

The Museum of Vancouver, in partnership with Haida Gwaii Museum, presents a visual feast of innovation and tradition with, Haida Now. Guest curated by Haida Curator Kwiaahwah Jones in collaboration with Viviane Gosselin, Co-curator and Director of Collections & Exhibitions at MOV, this exhibition features an unparalleled collection of Haida art, boasting more than 450 works.

Local Haida Artists shared their insights and knowledge about the art pieces, providing visitors with the opportunity to experience a powerful way to engage with the worldview and sensibility of the Haida people while gaining greater appreciation for the role museums can play in the reconciliation movement.

HAIDA NOW Public Tours

30-minute highlight tour focusing on key themes and works within the gallery.

Winter Season (October - June): Friday - Monday at 11:30am and 1:30pm.

Summer Season (July - September):
 Twice daily at 11:30am and 1:30pm.

Free for MOV Members or with museum admission. Groups who have received a discounted admission rate, are not eligible to participate in the public guided tours. Instead, groups should book a private guided tour of those exhibitions that are of interest to them.


Join the discussion!

For digital inclusion in the Haida Now exhibition tell us what reconciliation means to you. Tag @museumofvan + #MOVRealConciliation on Instagram or Twitter.

Filmmakers: Hanquao Li, Ian Liu, Amiko Tong School of Interactive Arts and Technology, Simon Fraser University
Filmmakers: Jin Du, Dawn Li, Quinn Macdonald, Salathiel Wells School of Interactive Arts and Technology, Simon Fraser University