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Date: Weekly
Saturday August 1, 2020
10:00am - 4:00pm

An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until November 21, 2020

An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 19, 2020

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Curated by XEMŦOLTW̱ Dr. Nicholas Claxton, UVic, School of Child & Youth Care (UVic Alumni, BSc ’00, MA ’03, PhD ’15) and Katie Hughes, UVic Department of History, graduate student (UVic Alumni, BA ’06, Graduate Professional Certificate Cultural Heritage Studies ’17).

With artists: TEMOSEN Charles Elliott, J,SIṈTEN John Elliott, Chris Paul, Dylan Thomas, Sarah Jim (UVic Alumni, BFA ’19), Temoseng, aka Chasz Elliott and Colton Hash (UVic Alumni, BSc ‘18).

To Fish as Formerly tells the story of the SX̱OLE (the Reef Net Fishery) through contemporary art, traditional knowledge and historical documentation. The exhibition shares the story of the efforts of generations of W̱SÁNEĆ people who are revitalizing the belief systems, spirituality, knowledge and practices inherent to the SX̱OLE.

Art · Educational · Museum & History
Location:
Legacy Art Gallery
630 Yates Street
Victoria, BC V8W 1K9
Cost
Free