Winter 2020 Exhibitions: Hannah Claus | Leah Marie Dorion


Leah Marie Dorion, 13th Moon, 2018, acrylic on canvas, 2019. Photo: Peter Beszterda.

Dunlop Art Gallery

Hannah Claus: trade – treaty – territory

January 17 – March 13, 2020
Artist Talk and Reception: January 17, 2020, 6:00pm, RPL Film Theatre

Hannah Claus is a visual artist of English and Kanien’kehà:ka/Mohawk ancestries. Claus’ artworks emphasize an Indigenous worldview, and often reference sky, earth, and water. For this exhibition, Claus explores trade and treaties. Through videos, sculptures, and two-dimensional works, Claus asks viewers to consider our connections with each other, and the responsibilities we have to the world around us. Curated by Jennifer Matotek, Director/Curator. Central Gallery.

Leah Marie Dorion: Thirteen Moons

February 5 – March 27, 2020
Artist Conversation and Reception: February 5, 7:00pm, Sherwood Library

Métis artist Leah Marie Dorion shares the moon teachings through her detailed painting and poetry. Important to Indigenous women’s wisdom and traditional cultural knowledge, the moon teachings honour women as vital life-givers. The moon, known by many Elders as “Our Grandmother,” marks the passage of time. It provides wisdom, comfort, protection and strength from its position above us in the sky. Through her work, Dorion restores Indigenous women’s teachings and connects us to the sacred and healing natural law cycles. Curated by Wendy Peart, Curator of Education and Community Outreach. Sherwood Gallery.

Dunlop Art Gallery

RPL Central Library, Central Gallery, Central Mediatheque, and RPL Film Theatre
2311 – 12th Avenue
Regina SK S4P 3Z5
Gallery Hours
Mon-Thu, 9:30 am – 9 pm
Fri, 9:30 am – 6 pm
Sat, 9:30 am – 5 pm
Sun, 12 – 5 pm

Sherwood Gallery
6121 Rochdale Boulevard
Regina SK S4X 2R1
Gallery Hours
Mon, Thu and Fri, 9:30 am – 6 pm
Tue and Wed 9:30 am – 9 pm
Sat, 9:30 am – 5 pm
Sun, 12 – 5 pm

Admission is FREE to all exhibitions.
Galleries are wheelchair accessible.


We acknowledge the support of The Canada Council for the Arts, which last year invested $153 million to bring the arts to Canadians throughout the country. Nous remercions le Conseil des arts du Canada de son soutien. L’an dernier, le Conseil a investi 153 millions de dollars pour mettre de l’art dans la vie des Canadiennes et des Canadiens de tout le pays.

We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada. Nous reconnaissons l’appui financier du gouvernement du Canada.

Dunlop Art Gallery acknowledges the support of the Saskatchewan Arts Board and funding partners SaskCulture and Saskatchewan Lotteries, whose contributions help the arts thrive in this province.

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