“Like an Eveready battery”: The Johnstown native with family ties to the city’s history turns 110 | news – 71Bait

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho- Sara “Sally” Ann (Dibert Suppes) Ashman has watched a man walk on the moon, traveled around Europe, witnessed the rise and fall of Johnstown Steel, read countless books – and lived through the Great Depression, two world wars and the times of 20’s US Presidents. And on Wednesday she turned 110 years … Read more

Gonzaga’s Downtown Gallery Showcases 17 Regional Indigenous Artists | Art & Culture | Spoken | The Pacific Northwest Inlander – 71Bait

click to enlarge A painting by Joseph Arnoux of Chief Spokane Garry. SPokane is a city built on tribal land: the land of the Spokane tribe of Native Americans and their people. It may not be a topic of everyday conversation, but it’s important to acknowledge it. Despite efforts to erase the … Read more

UVic News – University of Victoria – 71Bait

Two banner designs featuring new Indigenous art now float on light poles in the heart of campus as a visual sign of welcoming this place. One shows a figure with arms lowered as a sign of welcoming visitors and guests to this land of the lək̓ʷəŋən peoples, on whose traditional territory the university stands, with … Read more

IllumiNative is bringing an all-Indigenous drag show to Charlie’s Denver – 71Bait

The term “wagon burners” refers to indigenous peoples who burned the colonizers’ wagons to protest the violent occupation of their ancestral lands. When IllumiNative, a social and racial justice organization founded and run by Native women, decided to host a drag show that would highlight Native drag artists, Wagon Burners seemed a fitting name for … Read more

Art Industry News: A Big Modigliani Movie Is Coming To The Big Screen, Courtesy Of Al Pacino And… Johnny Depp + Other Stories – 71Bait

Art Industry News is a daily round-up of the most momentous developments in the art world and art market. Here’s what you need to know this Tuesday, August 16th. DEFINITELY READ Ryder Ripps sues Yuga Labs – Artist Ryder Ripps has hit back at Yuga Labs, the parent company of Bored Ape Yacht Club, accusing … Read more

Sydney Opera House, music festivals featuring stories of the Ballarat Indigenous family – 71Bait

Gordon’s wife and Wadawurrung eldest aunt Marlene Gilson began painting in her late 60’s and within a year she was an exhibiting artist. Ms Gilson had asked her children to keep her occupied while she was unwell, so her son Barry gifted her a wooden train set to paint for her grandchildren, while her daughter … Read more

The Tasmanian Indigenous author launches his first children’s book during NAIDOC week celebrations – 71Bait

The author of a new Tasmanian Aboriginal children’s book, luwa tara luwa waypa, says he has fulfilled a dream of reaching people with the stories of his culture. “People kind of tell me I’m a storyteller and you know I wasn’t great at school, literacy and writing,” said Dave Mannenner Gough at the launch and … Read more