Arts

Posters on display at the Prince Albert Indian and Métis Friendship Centre featured work from previous classes who participated in the Indigenous Media Arts camp.
Posters on display at the Prince Albert Indian and Métis Friendship Centre featured work from previous classes who participated in the Indigenous Media Arts camp. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Youth Media Art Project empowers younger generation

By Bryan Eneas
July 17, 2018 - 2:05pm

The Indigenous Youth Media Project pressed pause in Prince Albert last year, but returned for its fourth event in 2018.

The project is the brainchild of Aleyna May Morin, who’s hosted the camp three times before.

The most prominent piece in Council Chambers is on the East wall. The massive 8.5-foot tall oil on canvas painting depicting Sir George Simpson on his tour of inspection from Hudson’s Bay to the Pacific Coast. It was done in 1908.
The most prominent piece in Council Chambers is on the East wall. The massive 8.5-foot tall oil on canvas painting depicting Sir George Simpson on his tour of inspection from Hudson’s Bay to the Pacific Coast. It was done in 1908. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

A look at the public art inside City Hall

By Tyler Marr
July 15, 2018 - 1:40pm Updated: July 16, 2018 - 12:01pm

Dozens of employees and citizens each day pass by artwork displayed along the corridors of City Hall as they mill about their business.

Danis Goulet now lives in Toronto, but was born and raised in La Ronge.
Danis Goulet now lives in Toronto, but was born and raised in La Ronge. submitted photo/Danis Goulet

'It should say to everyone that our stories matter': La Ronge filmmaker joins Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

By Derek Cornet
July 6, 2018 - 5:00pm

A filmmaker from La Ronge will have a pivotal impact in Hollywood after being invited to join the ranks of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Phoenix, 3, smiled as she got her face painted during Canada Day celebrations Sunday.
Phoenix, 3, smiled as she got her face painted during Canada Day celebrations Sunday. Tyler Marr/paNOW Staff

Hundreds descend on Kinsmen Park for Canada Day festivities

By Tyler Marr
July 1, 2018 - 3:19pm Updated: July 1, 2018 - 4:32pm

Nidhi Nidhi sat joyfully under a tent in Kinsmen Park surrounded by a sea of small paper Canadian flags and dye, ready to decorate onlookers with elegant Henna tattoos.

Born in India, Nidhi recently immigrated to the country and was celebrating her first Canada Day.

Despite the rain and wind, hundreds turned out in support of the Heart of Our Youth Community Pow wow. The event will now be an annual event according to organizers.
Despite the rain and wind, hundreds turned out in support of the Heart of Our Youth Community Pow wow. The event will now be an annual event according to organizers. Bryan Eneas/paNOW Staff

Heart of Our Youth community Pow Wow to become annual event

By Bryan Eneas
June 21, 2018 - 2:00pm

Roused by the success of the recent biennial event, the organizers of the Heart of Our Youth Community Pow Wow have announced the gathering will now happen every year.

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