Wíwənikan…the Beauty We Carry
Date(s) - July 20, 2019 - January 12, 2020
Colby College Museum of Art
5600 Mayflower Hill
An exhibition of contemporary art of the First Nations people of what is now Maine and Maritime Canada. Collectively known as the Wabanaki, the Maliseet, Micmac, Passamaquoddy, Penobscot, and Abenaki, they have lived in their homeland for thousands of years. Basketmakers, canoe makers, carvers, painters, and beadworkers, the artists in this exhibition carry the beauty of their ancestors and culture into the future.