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Theatre & Arts > Museums

Art and Métis Rights

Jennine Krauchi is the artist behind the remarkable beaded and embroidered Octopus Bag on display in the Indigenous Perspectives gallery. Thought to be the largest art pieces of its type in the world, the work features designs that are unique to Métis people and highlights their experiences of displacement. Jennine Krauchi will be joined by Métis Elder George Fleury who directly experienced road allowance relocations, and Lawrence Barkwell, Coordinator of Métis Heritage and History Research at

Where:

Canadian Museum for Human Rights

85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, MB R3C 0L5

204-289-2000 / +1 877-877-6037

www.humanrights.ca

When:

Wednesday, March 9, 2016 from 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM