Indigenous - First Nations

Our collection of contemporary and historical works by Indigenous First Nations artists and by non-indigenous artists, who had good relations with and an intense interest in First Nations stories and subjects, originate from a wide variety of artists as well as many different collections.

NorthWest Coast

Douglas LaFortune (NorthWest Coast Salish, Tsawout, 1953-)
Earl Muldoe OC (NorthWest Coast Gitksan, 1936-)
Art Sterritt Myanxa (NorthWest Coast Gitxsan, 1948-)

Good Relations

E. Ross Bradley
George Weber CPE (1907-2002)
Pearson (itinerant artist)
Charlie Beil OC, 1894-1976
Don Frache, 1919-94
Germaine Mauriaucourt Degenhardt (Haida name Kildago Jats) 1932-2001

We also have a wonderful selection of historical and contemporary Inuit works, see:

Indigenous: Inuit