The Haida Gwaii Museum continues to build an international reputation for its outstanding collection of Haida historical objects, contemporary art, archives and natural history collections.The Museum believes culture, art and history have positive effects in the community, encouraging creativity, dialogue and promoting new ways of thinking about the world. Winter: Tues - Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Summer: Daily 10 am - 6 pm.
Haida Gwaii Museum
#2 Second Beach Rd, Haida Gwaii, Skidegate Landing, British Columbia V0T 1S1
Winter: Tues - Sat 10 am - 5 pm; Summer: Daily 10 am - 6 pm
Mentions in Galleries West
"Came to tell something (Gina suuda tl’l xasii)" includes historical Haida art dating as far back as the early 1800s as well as traditional art by 35 contemporary artists.
Sep 14, 2014
Christi Belcourt, a Métis artist based in Espanola, Ont., was looking for a way to bring attention to the issue of violence against aboriginal women when she had the idea for an installation of moccasin vamps – the top part that’s often beaded.
Aug 28, 2013