Imbumba: Life of a Community: landscapes and portraits

March 2 – April 22, 2019

McMullen Gallery
8440 122 Street NW, Edmonton, AB

IMBUMBA: life of a community: landscapes and portraits by the Keiskamma art project, mixed media tapestries

The show’s opening reception will take place on Friday, March 8, 7-9 pm.

The Keiskamma art project is supported by the Keiskamma Canada Foundation (KCF). KCF partners with Keiskamma […]

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Embroidery Workshops at the McMullen Gallery

In conjunction with our Indalo show, we had the privilege to hold weekly workshops in the McMullen galley. During these workshops we worked on fabric appliqué pieces which followed the theme of the show Indalo, birds. Each participant was given the opportunity to practice techniques used by the women of the Keiskamma Art Project and experience the process […]

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    INDALO: Nature Tapestries from Keiskamma, Eastern Cape of South Africa

INDALO: Nature Tapestries from Keiskamma, Eastern Cape of South Africa

February 13-March 20
 

Inspired by the wonder, beauty and fragility of their natural environment, the women of the tiny village of Bodiam have created intricate tapestries that set birds in beautifully lush surroundings. The women have entitled this work ‘Indalo’, the Xhosa word for ‘nature’. Although life in the Eastern Cape remain challenging, hope and […]

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