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Performance from Cheyenne Rain LeGrande

Jun 28, 2021
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The performance will explore ideas around movement to heal, makeup lewk as protection, song as a way to learn Nehiyaw language, the Artist expressing through their “alien” or other self, mirrors to other dimensions. A performance that involves moving their body as a way to heal, possibly using mirrors as objects in the space to create reflection and create other dimensions of their body and space.

Cheyenne Rain LeGrande ᑭᒥᐊᐧᐣ is a Nehiyaw Isko artist, from Bigstone Cree Nation. She currently resides in Amiskwaciy Waskahikan also known as Edmonton, Alberta. Cheyenne graduated from Emily Carr University with her BFA in Visual Arts in 2019. Her work often explores history, knowledge and traditional practices. Through the use of her body and language, she speaks to the past, present and future. Cheyenne’s work is rooted in the strength to feel, express and heal. Bringing her ancestors with her, she moves through installation, photography, video, sound, and performance art.

Please email [email protected] to receive the meeting link.

This event is part of the programming intervention, Digital Anti-Matter Anti-Manifesto, curated by gijiit.

gijiit is a curatorial collective consisting of members Jas M. Morgan and Adrienne Huard, based in Tkaronto and Miiskwaagamiwiziibiing. The collective concentrates on community-engaged Indigenous art dealing with themes of gender, sex, and sexuality.

Details

Date:
June 28, 2021
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://digitalantimatterantimanifesto.ca/

Organizer

aceartinc.
Phone:
2049449763
Email:
brianna@aceart.org

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Status
Event Organizer
Province
Manitoba

Venue

aceartinc.
290 McDermot Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B0T2 Canada
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Phone:
2049449763
Website:
https://digitalantimatterantimanifesto.ca/