NWT artists in "survival mode" said a new strategy, designed to grow the sector in the next decade, must be backed by "real political desire to make change."
“There's a lot going on. Now, we need a place to do it.” Fort McPherson's Teetl'it Gwich'in Band Council is seeking nearly $8 million for a cultural building.
Creating art mentorships, improving access to funding, and increasing the number of arts spaces are among goals in a new, 10-year arts strategy for the NWT.
Some large works by one of the most internationally celebrated Inuit artists of the 20th century are back on display in Yellowknife – if you know where to look.
A century after its signing, Treaty 11 is now on display at Yellowknife's Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre. You can see it until late October.
A symposium hosted by NWT artists explores how Indigenous people see themselves in the future. Highlights include a 360-degree film on a moosehide dome screen.
“It's just been such a blessing and wonderful experience. My heart is full.” Artists gathered in Yellowknife for the Strong People, Strong Communities festival.
Kablusiak, a Yellowknife-born Inuvialuk artist, is one of four people shortlisted for a $10,000 northern art award honouring the late Kenojuak Ashevak.
"I thought about our childhood, the time spent in our naanak's sewing room." Generations of Inuvialuit artistry went into this wedding dress. Explore its story.
Old Town Ramble & Ride and Festival on 47th are taking place in Yellowknife this weekend. Here's what's coming up at both events.
An idea from two Fort Smith teens is becoming a board game called Trails and Overflow. Can you get supplies to your cabin before the lake thaws?
When the Fort Simpson Historical Society's building flooded, organizers turned to Plan B for Treaty 11 events: a video series previewing what's coming up.