The exhibitions

Alanis Obomsawin, Printmaker. An Artist and her Nation: The Waban-Aki Basketmakers of Odanak

Alanis Obomsawin, Printmaker. An Artist and her Nation: The Waban-Aki Basketmakers of Odanak

From June 7 to August 25 2019

The MMFA unveils for the first time a selection of remarkable and emotive prints by Alanis Obomsawin, renowned filmmaker, writer, singer and artist. Working primarily in engraving and etching, the artist deals with the experience, memories and myths of her nation, the Waban-Aki people. Along with a selection of about 40 prints, the exhibition will also include intricate and fascinating ash and sweet grass objects, baskets, hand-made by members of the Waban-Aki nation at Odanak.

Montréal Museum of Fine Arts

Montréal Museum of Fine Arts

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Tuesday : 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wednesday : 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.*
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