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 GALLERY TOURS
30-minute highlight tour focusing on key themes and works within the gallery.
Winter Season (October - April): Friday - Monday @11:30am and 1:30pm.
Summer Season (May - September): Twice daily @11:30am and 1:30pm.
Free for MOV Members or with museum admission.
Please note: There will be no gallery tours on Saturday, February 2, 2019.
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For digital inclusion in the Haida Now exhibition tell us what reconciliation means to you. Tag @museumofvan + #MOVRealConciliation on Instagram or Twitter.