(Le français suit.) Celebrating 10 years of Indigenous creativity! Support the Aboriginal Curatorial Collective and activate Indigenous creative sovereignty. Formed in 2006 by a small group of Indigenous curators and artists, the ACC is a national arts service organization that promotes and advocates on behalf of Indigenous curators and artists. All sales from this t-shirt campaign will fund future programming: many new projects and initiatives are on the horizon in […]

Read More 2 like Comments Off on Support the Aboriginal Curatorial Collective! Check out our new fundraising campaign – 10 years of Activating Indigenous Creative Sovereignty

  Le Français suit   ACC Fundraising Concert and Silent Auction The Aboriginal Curatorial Collective presents a night of music, art, and fun. The event is in support of the ACC Micro-mentorship Program, connecting emerging aboriginal curators with established mentors across Canada. The event will take place at Gallery 101, 51 Young Street, Suite B, Ottawa. 7pm. $10. Cash bar. Featuring a live art auction with works graciously donated by […]

Read More 0 like Comments Off on ACC Fundraiser and Silent Auction/ CCA Concert-bénéfice et encan silencieux

(le Français suit) Indigenous Curatorial Residency at aceartinc. With the very generous support of the Winnipeg Foundation and in partnership with the Aboriginal Curatorial Collective, aceartinc. has created an Indigenous Curator Residency. The purpose of this project is to better support indigenous curators’ and artists’ work and disseminate their practices to our city’s artists, thinkers, and public via aceartinc.’s gallery and digital platforms. We want to make our Artist-Run Centre […]

Read More 0 like Comments Off on Indigenous curatorial residency at aceartinc./ Commissaire autochtone en résidence à aceartinc.

Version Française ACC Welcomes New National Coordinator Mylène Guay The directors of the board of the Aboriginal Curatorial Collective are pleased to announce the hiring of Mylène Guay as the new National Coordinator. Mylène Guay is of Abenaki descent. She obtained her Bachelor of History, specializing in Communications, at the University of Québec à Montréal. She has worked in various artistic, cultural, and social organizations for the past ten years. […]

Read More 0 like Comments Off on ACC/CCA Welcomes New National Coordinator/ Bienvenue à la nouvelle coordinatrice nationale

  The Aboriginal Curatorial Collective wishes to congratulate board co-chair Nadia Myre, on winning the 2014 Sobey Art Award.  Myre is a member of Kitigan Zibi Anishinabeg First Nation. For over a decade, her multi-disciplinary practice has been inspired by participant involvement as well as recurring themes of identity, language, longing and loss. Myre was nominated for the award in 2011, 2012, and 2013. Myre was presented the award at the […]

Read More 0 like Comments Off on Nadia Myre wins 2014 Sobey Art Award/ Nadia Myre remporte le Prix artistique Sobey 2014

(le Français suit) The Aboriginal Curatorial Collective would like to thank all the participants of the 2014 colloquium in Montréal. Attendees from New Brunswick to the Yukon gathered in La Belle Provence between October 16-18, 2014 for two very successful days of panels and discussions on the creation of a living archive of Aboriginal art at Concordia University. Thursday night’s opening ceremonies began at the McCord museum, with the unveiling […]

Read More 0 like Comments Off on Iakwé:iahre (we remember/ se remémorer)

(Le Français suit) The Aboriginal Curatorial Collective’s Annual General Meeting was held at Concordia University Friday October 17th 2014. It was decided that the Aboriginal Curatorial Collective’s French translation should change from la Collectif des Conservateurs autochtones to la Collectif des Commissaires autochtones, to provide a translation that is more true to our members. Two board members completed their second three-year term and will no longer be a part of […]

Read More 0 like Comments Off on AGM 2014 Results

ANNOUNCEMENT: ACC/CCA NOTICE of AGM, Oct 17, 2014 *Please note: AGM documents will be available in French on the day of the meeting. The Aboriginal Curatorial Collective/Collectif des Conservateurs Autochtone will be holding our Annual General Meeting on Friday, October 17 from 12-1:10pm in Montreal at Concordia University, EV 1.605. We look forward to seeing you! ACC Nov 2013 AGM Minutes ACC/CCA AGM Agenda October 17, 2014 12:00pm – 1:10pm 1. […]

Read More 0 like Comments Off on Notice of AGM: Oct 17, 2014 12:00 – 1:10pm