Installation view of Water-Wise, River Breath: Reframing design’s role with water, ArtGallery of Alberta, Edmonton, 2022.
Join us for the June edition of our Community Tour Series which invites a new speaker each month to lead a tour of a current exhibition, giving our audience a unique perspective on the artwork on display. This month we are thrilled to welcome Executive Director of the Dreamspeakers Festival Society Christine Sokaymoh Frederick, to lead a tour of the exhibition Water-Wise, River Breath that explore's design’s role with water. This tour is happening during our monthly FREE night at the AGA, which happens the last Thursday of the month from 4-7pm.
About the Speaker
Christine Sokaymoh Frederick is executive director and producer of the annual Dreamspeakers Indigenous Film Festival (DIFF) and the Rubaboo Arts Festival. She is Cree-Métis with forty years of artistic experience. She has served on many artistic boards including the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra/Winspear Centre, the Edmonton Arts Council and Alberta Foundation of the Arts. She served on the committees for the ᐄᓃᐤ (ÎNÎW) River Lot 11∞ Indigenous Public Art Park, the City of Edmonton’s Indigenous Artist in Residency, and the National Advisory Committee for the National Arts Centre’s Creation Fund. She is the recipient of the 2007 Esquao Award in Arts and the 2016 Mayor's award for Excellence in Artistic Leadership.
Learn more about Water-wise, River Breath: Reframing design's role with water.
Registration is recommended for guest attending in person.