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NATIVE VOICES FESTIVAL

NOV 20-21, 2021 (11am -6pm)


An immersive two-day celebration at the Niagara Arts and Cultural Center, being held on
November 20 – November 21.

This event weekend will showcase Native American cultures with music, exhibits, dance, theater, films, a fashion show, panel discussion and keynote speakers.

KEY NOTE : “Culture & Healing with a Good Mind for Our Ancestors, Our Families, Ourselves, and the Seven Generations.” w/ Pete Hill of Native American Community Services of Erie & Niagara Counties, Inc. (NACS)

WORKSHOPS : Click to Register – or Call 716-282-730 x 0

FINGERWEAVING w/ Marilyn Hill

BEADED CORN KEY CHAINS w/ Erwin Printup, Jr

DRUM & DANCE w/ Jordan and Kehala Smith

BEADED PICTURE FRAME w/ Seven Dancers Coalition

DEMOS

FLUTE w/ Dan Hill

LACROSS STICKS w/ Rodney Haring

CORN BRAIDING w/ Jill Clause

WAMPUM TEACHING PROJECT W/ Allan Jamieson

HEALING THRU ART w/ Seven Dancers Coalition

REGALIA & FASHION SHOW– Hosted by Tina Mt Pleasant

“Not Forgotten” in commemoration of MMIWG

ART EXHIBITS: Everyday
12-5pm Townsend Gallery

Native Voices: Exhibiting Artists include: Jay Carrier, Julie Bissell, Allan Jamieson Sr., Mary A Clause, Barry Powless, Edwin R Printup Jr, Mary Jacobs, Jennifer Dalimonte, Jill Clause, William Logan, and Tina Mt. Pleasant displaying artwork connecting both traditional and contemporary Native American art forms.

The Neto Hatinakwe Onkwehowe collection, curated by Allan Jamieson Sr. is on display in the NACC Garden Gallery.

Haudenosaunee Art : Historic Tuscarora beaded whimsies
on loan from the Grant Jonathan Collection

Grant Jonathan has spent the last decade repatriating beadwork crafted by his Tuscarora ancestors and sold to tourists from across the world at Niagara Falls.

INTERACTIVE CULTURE EXHIBITS

LANGUAGE & CULTURE KEEPERS OF THE HAUDENOSAUNEE

Ohenten Kariwatekwen / Thanksgiving Address

Vendors

Vendor Spots are still available, contact Colleen Casali from NACS. cacasali@nacswny.org

or (716) 874-4460.

  • Art Awards will be presented at noon on Sunday November 21, 2021 during the NATIVE VOICES FESTIVAL

This event is made possible through a partnership with Native American Community Services,
with the help of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature. 

Special Thank you for the Artistic Vision and Leadership of Tina Mt. Pleasant & Michael Martin