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Cheyanne Doxtator

Over the years, we have met some very talented people via this Artist Spotlight column. We’ve come to know artists that use paint, pencil, charcoal...

 
 By Ian Oakes    Culture    December 20, 2012

Artist Profile: Kit Thomas

If you walk into Native Creations, on the wall amongst all of the other work, there will be a piece or two that by sheer color and vibrancy, to me, st...

 
 By Ian Oakes    Culture    November 21, 2012

Artist Profile: Filfred Tahy

Versatile artists Filfred Tahy and his wife Shirelle are located on Cornwall Island and own Tahy’s Fine Art & Design. Filfred is from the Dine’ Na...

 

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Ryan Hill, originally from Six Nations, now living in Akwesasne, recently won the Saratoga Springs Native American Festival Art Contest with his...

 

Kay Olan Ionataie:was

Kay Olan has been telling stories for about 30 years. It wasn’t something she set out to do, but she became a storyteller. It partially started...

 

Kerdy Mitcho

I had a chance to sit down with Akwesasne artist Kerdy Mitcho this week, and I talked with him about his art, both the paintings and a bit about his...

 

Tammy King

Painting, sculpting and drawing are just a few of the many forms of art that numerous Akwesasronon have done in the past. Tammy King is one of the...

 

Jordan Thompson’s Portrait to be Official Vatican Portrait of Saint Kateri Tekakwitha

When Jordan Thompson drew a portrait of Kateri Tekakwitha, he probably never dreamed it would later be a piece that would be presented to and blessed...

 

WARRIORS BLOOD ENTERTAINMENT

AUGUST 6, 2012 - Akwesasne Hip-Hop Artist and Producer NOKWA has released his Official Debut 6 song E.P. WARRIORS BLOOD, available for download...

 

Nikaiataa Skidders Author of “Standing Alone”

Local actress and author, Nikaiataa Skidders has self-published a new book titled “Standing Alone”. “Standing Alone” is a screenplay about a...

 

Soap Stone Carver

Ryan Hill, from Six Nations, has been set up on Rt. 37 creating a carving from a block of soap stone. A lot of people have stopped to see the...

 
 By Ian Oakes    Culture    May 24, 2012

Jordan Thompson

Jordan Tehaweiakaron Thompson is an artist currently living in Cornwall, Ontario. He plans to move back to Cornwall Island, where he was born and...

 
 By Ian Oakes    Culture    May 17, 2012

Leather Pouch Making with Bill Loran

On Thursday May 10, 2012, the Akwesasne Cultural Center held a class on Leather tobacco pouch making taught by Bill Loran. The Akwesasne Cultural...

 
 By Ian Oakes    Culture    May 10, 2012

Mark Kawesoton Light

Mark Kawesoton Light is a 55-year-old artist from Akwesasne. Mark is the grandson of Beatrice Deer Jacobs – who will turn 100 next month – and he...

 

Natasha Thompson-Barnes

Like many Akwesasronon before her, Natasha Thompson-Barnes expresses herself through art. She has been drawing and beading since she was young. She...

 

Ross LaFrance

Will Lafrance is his stage name and locals in Akwesasne know him as Ross Lafrance. Will recently had a starring role in a live play at Carleton...

 

Mohawk Tribal Member Produces and Directs Award-Winning Music Video

Akwesasne Territory – Mohawk Tribal member Vincent Schilling, co-owner of Schilling Media, Inc., collaborated with three-time Native American Music...

 

Sewing Class with Marie Thompson

Akwesasne’s recent snow and ice did not stop locals from gathering together to learn how to sew traditional and contemporary Iroquois regalia from... Full story

 
 By Sateiokwen    Culture    January 12, 2012

Artist Spotlight

Niioieren Perkins is an artist who describes her medium as beadwork designs that “employ raised beadwork techniques which are distinctive for its... Full story

 

Joe Barnes- Illustrations to computer graphics

Joe Barnes has always been involved in the arts. Right from his time spent at the St. Regis Mohawk School, including art classes at Salmon River under... Full story

 
 By Sateiokwen    Culture    December 8, 2011

Artist Spotlight

Kerdy Mitcho is a very diverse artist. He can work with a pencil, airbrush, or guitar. He is also a big supporter of Akwesasne charity and is the foun... Full story

 

Rarihwenhawi Lafrance

In December 2010, Rarihwenhawi Lafrance graduated from Clarkson University with a Bachelor of Science with an interest in creating art with the use...

 

Joanne Shenadoah New Music Release LIFEGIVERS

Lifegivers is a tribute to the life cycles of women from the first beating of the heart to when her spirit leaves to walk across the stars along the...

 

Linda Lazore releases her new book Sacred Ground

This is a story of Emma Niles and her friends, as she journeys through a new part of her life. Author Linda Lazore of Akwesasne is proud to announce the release of her new novel Sacred Ground,...

 

Vaughn Phillips- Driftwood Creations

Vaughn Phillips has been an avid fisherman for a number of years and after catching a walleye that he needed a mount for he had the idea to create...

 

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