Storytellers : Oral Tradition of the Northwest Coast 2002
Opened Saturday, November 30, 2002
Celebrating a First Nation's Tradition
The artwork exhibited has been inspired by ancestral stories and cultural teachings passed down to the artists through generations. This exquisite collection of contemporary works pays homage to the ancient oral tradition that is today highly respected, practiced and preserved.
An impressive body of work has been created with a strong emphasis on detail and traditional style relevant to the artist's individual ancestral past.
The contributing artists include: Ron Telek, Beau Dick, Susan A. Point, Dale Campbell, Reg Davidson, Tim Paul, Ken Humpherville, Norman Tait & Lucinda Turner, Isaac Tait, Philip Janze, Walter Harris, Bradley Hunt, Henry Green, Ron Russ, and Charles Peter Heit.