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Manito Ahbee Art Expo 2017

May 20
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM

375 York Ave Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 3J3 Canada

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MANITO AHBEE ART EXPO 2017

Saturday, May 20 – Sunday, May 21, 2017
RBC Convention Centre / Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada


The Art Expo recognizes the traditional and historical works of art practiced by Indigenous people. It is a call to action to artists to revive, create and honour traditions and gifts through submissions in multiple genre categories.

The Art Disciplines that will be accepted in submissions to the program are:

BEADWORK  traditional and contemporary styles of beading to create art and clothing
• QUILLWORK  the use of quills and paint used to design works of art and clothing
• STAR BLANKET  a quilt featuring indigenous designs representing honour and blessings
 RIBBON SHIRT  hand sewn ribbon shirt with vibrant colours and cloth worn as regalia, for ceremony or special occasion
JINGLE DRESS  made of a cloth, velvet or leather base adorned with jingles made out of a shiny metal

Each category will be voted on by the public with prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd, and all submissions will have their work displayed during the Manito Ahbee Festival International Pow Wow.

Interested in registering? Go to https://www.manitoahbee.com/events/art/expo and simply fill in the form.

Details

Date:
May 20
Time:
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.manitoahbee.com/events/schedule

Organizer

Unnamed Organizer
Phone:
204-956-1849
Email:
Website:
https://www.manitoahbee.com/events/schedule

Venue

RBC Convention Centre
375 York Ave Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 3J3 Canada + Google Map
Phone:
(204) 942-5049
Website:
http://www.vqconference.com