TransLink’s Burrard Chinook SeaBus to get First Nations art installation – Vancouver Is Awesome

TransLink’s Burrard Chinook SeaBus to get First Nations art installation – Vancouver Is Awesome

by ahnationtalk on January 13, 202143 Views

‘Artists from each of the host nations will work on a collaborative piece that will connect riders with the local Indigenous peoples.’

TransLink’s newest SeaBus, the Burrard Chinook, will be the first to have an Indigenous art installation on its exterior in the transit authority’s fleet.

TransLink has partnered with Host Consulting Inc to commission three artists, one from each of the host nations, xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) and Səlilwətaɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) for the public art project, which aims to expand and strengthen their relationships with the host nation communities and create more visibility of MST peoples and their cultures.

Read More: https://www.vancouverisawesome.com/vancouver-news/translinks-burrard-chinook-seabus-to-get-first-nations-art-installation-3256030

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