image courtesy of artist's website

Sâkêwêwak is pleased to be hosting interdisciplinary artist Terrance Houle in a media arts residency from November 22nd through 29th, 2010.

Terrance is an internationally recognized artist and a member of the Blood Tribe. Involved with Aboriginal communities all his life, he has traveled to reservations throughout Canada and the United States to participating in powwow dancing and other native ceremonies. Terrance began his art career at the Alberta College of Art & Design in 1995. After a 2-year hiatus, he returned to his studies in 2000. In 2003 he graduated with a BFA in Fibre. He has developed an extensive portfolio that ranges from painting and drawing to video/film, mixed media, performance and installation. His works have been shown in Calgary, Vancouver, Toronto, Winnipeg, Ottawa, and internationally in Australia, England and Colombia. For more information on Terrance, check out his website at www.terrancehouleart.com.

Call for participants for Terrance Houle project

An ongoing video project Terrance has been working is “All for You”, a feature length video work chronicling residential school attendees' favorite place and/or space.  While Terrance is here, he would really like to work with residential school attendees in the creation of short (about a minute) video portraits chronicling their favorite place and/or space.  If you or someone you know may be interested in participating, please contact Sakewewak’s office through email at sakewewak.programs@sasktel.net or through telephone at 780-9485.

The ‘All For You” video project can be seen on the internet at: http://www.isuma.tv/hi/en/terrance-houle-video-works/all-for-you-summer

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