Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun (b.1957)
Artistas / Canada / Coast Salish

Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun (b.1957)

Born in Kamloops, British Columbia; lives in Vancouver Biography: Lawrence Paul Yuxweluptun, graduated from the Emily Carr School of Art and Design in 1983 with an honours degree in painting. Yuxweluptun’s strategy is to document and promote change in contemporary Indigenous history in large-scale paintings, using Coast Salish cosmology, Northwest Coast formal design elements, and the Western landscape Continue reading

Jaune Quick–to–See Smith (b.1940)
Artistas / Coast Salish / Cree / Shoshone / United States

Jaune Quick–to–See Smith (b.1940)

Born in St Ignatius Jesuit Mission, Confederated Salish and Kootenai Reservation of the Flathead Nation, Montana; lives in Corrales, New Mexico Biography: Smith is deeply connected to her heritage. She creates work that addresses the myths of her ancestors in the context of current issues facing Native Americans. Her inspiration stems from the formal innovations of such artists Continue reading