National billboard art project showcasing Indigenous resilience – APTN News
June 7, 2018
A new art exhibition is hitting the road and showcasing works from 50 contemporary Indigenous women artists across Canada.
But instead of housing the pieces in a gallery space, the artwork will be displayed on approximately 170 billboards from coast to coast this summer.
Resilience features artwork from some of the country’s most recognized female artists including Christi Belcourt, KC Adams and Annie Pootoogook.
“It’s a celebration and affirmation of the vitality, complexity and diversity of Indigenous women’s art,” curator Lee-Ann Martin told APTN News at the launch for the exhibit.
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